Assistant Quantity Surveyor (299664)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- Greater London -- Orpington

Job Type

03 April 2018

Assistant Quantity Surveyor 
Salary up to £32,000 + Car/Allowance + 25 Days Holiday 
I am working with a leading Main Contractor based in Orpington that is looking to add an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to the team. 
This Main Contractor were established in 1967 to provide building contracting services from its base in Orpington, Kent. Since then they have proved their capability to handle a wide range of construction projects. A commitment to achieving high standards of performance with a straightforward and effective management style has allowed the Company to grow in size and stature. 
They have involvement in projects in the following sectors; Commercial, Design and Build, Education, Healthcare, Industrial, Leisure, Residential and Heritage. Project values range from small works of £100k - £12m. 
They are looking for an Assistant QS with 2 years experience within a Main Contracting environment, someone who is keen to progress and wants to stay with the same employer long term. 
Responsibilities will include, but may not be limited too; 
Assisting the Senior Quantity Surveyor. 
Measurement and take offs. 
Paying Subcontractors. 
Meeting clients on site to discuss live projects and pre-construction phases. 
Assisting in sub-contract procurement and commercial management. 
Management of project costs and timescales. 
Assisting with contractual issues and taking 'lead' when required 
Assisting with subcontractor selection, ongoing accounts, project managers and other key stakeholders 
You will have at least 2 years experience in an Assistant or Junior Quantity Surveyor role. 
You will be dedicated and looking to build a stable career. 
You will preferably have a background in main contracting, residential development or sub contracting. 
Good communication skills. 
Good working knowledge of MS Office package (Word, Excel, Outlook). 
If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Thomas Chase at Interaction Construction on 02382 025 900 / 07885688292 or email:

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Thomas Chase