Assistant QS wanted! Specialist Civils Contractor

Recruiter
CV-Library
Location
Tamworth
Salary
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000 - GBP40000/annum •Between GBP30,000 - GBP40,000 per annu
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
14 May 2018
Job Type
Trainee
Contract Type
Permanent
ASSISTANT QUANTITY SURVEYOR
INDUSTRY LEADING ENVIRONMENTAL CIVIL ENGINEERING CONTRACTOR
NATIONWIDE SCHEMES
UP TO GBP40,000 + PACKAGE

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven Assistant/Trainee Quantity Surveyor looking for a role with an industry leading civil engineering specialist contractor.
The successful candidate will be trained to commercially manage a wide range of environmental civil engineering projects. Time management skills and personal drive are a must for this role as you will be required to manage your schedule, ensuring commercial targets are met.

Project Types:
• Flood Defences
• Marina Construction
• Dredging (River & Lake)
• Canal Maintenance
• Habitat Creation
• Infrastructure projects

Duties/Responsibilities:
• Control of commercial matters on a number of projects including production of cashflow and forecasting
• Procurement, selection and management of subcontractor accounts from award to final account
• Completion of monthly valuations submitting applications as required by the company/Contract requirements
• Valuation of variations, preparation and submission of quotations/compensation events as required
• Monitoring of the contract programme identifying/raising early warnings/potential variations/quotations
• Liaising with the Client/Client's representative on commercial issues
• Carrying out internal cost value management of projects producing monthly project management reports for review with senior management

Qualifications/Background:
• Preferably BSc degree qualified (Quantity Surveying)
• Minimum of 2 years post graduate experience
• Computer literate - Word, Excel, MS Project, Conquest or similar estimating packages
• Experience in NEC3/JCT/ICE forms of contract.

Key Skills:
• Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence people at all levels
• Confident when working autonomously
• Strong time management skills
• Strong leadership style
• Good problem-solving skills and creative flair

Location(s):
Offices in the Midlands and South - travel to sites across England required

Salary & Package:
• Between GBP30,000 - GBP40,000 per annum
• Car Allowance or Company Car
• Pension Contribution
• Generous Holiday Allowance
• + More

This is a great opportunity for a driven Assistant/Trainee Quantity Surveyor looking to take on a challenging role with an excellent specialist civils contractor.

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