Assistant Quantity Surveyor / Assistant Project Manager



Our client has a wealth of experience in a variety of specialised construction, restoration and stone masonry services for both commercial and private clients throughout the UK, from new build properties to listed buildings and historic monuments.

Key areas of expertise include Stone Work, Concrete, Brickwork, Hard Landscaping, Industrial Cleaning and Structural Alterations

Ensuring that the financial reporting and contract administration is timely and accurate is a business essential.


Strong communication skills, the ability to build effective working relationships both internally and externally.
Be able to prioritise workload and manage time well.
Have a positive attitude and a willingness to learn.
Be able to work both independently and within a team environment.
Is personable, friendly, approachable, motivated and flexible.
Have excellent presentation skills both written and verbal.
Reviewing pre-contract documentation and familiarising yourself with Contract obligations and timetablesRESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES INCLUDE:

Working with colleagues to review design development to ensure economic design solutions that meet Client expectations and budget.
Notifying variations where applicable for reimbursement and achieving Employer instructions.
Ensuring Health and Safety considerations are kept at the forefront throughout the commercial process.
Assist with the subcontract procurement process – preparation of procurement schedules, tender packages, tender reconciliations and subcontract documents.
Analysis of subcontract scope, tender quotations, and cost negotiation.
Assist with the preparation and agreement of all monthly project interim and final account, including factory and site visits as necessary.
Measurement from drawings (and on site where required) to prepare, negotiate and agree subcontractor and client variations
Comply with strict process and contractual requirements for instructions, change notices, and formal contractual notices as required.
Recognise potential contractual issues on site and make good records including photographs and written statements to protect the company's interests.
Keeping accurate, relevant records including records of plant on/off hire, records of labour hours and numbers, records of any potential client contra charges, etc.
Assist in ensuring sub-contract accounts are managed within budget and sub-contracts/final accounts are signed and agreed in a timely manner.
Assist and help in collating commercial information for Cost Value Reconciliations on a monthly basis to deadlines.
Attendance at client's monthly project progress meetings where required.
Support the Site Manager, in ensuring that the on-site Construction team is fully resourced and well-directed, with clear guidelines to their own job responsibilities, and are provided with full support in achieving these, in terms of communication, training and development, and the organisation of the site's workload and resourcesIN RETURN WE OFFER:

A competitive package including car allowance
A full training programme to ensure you achieve your best, including support to achieve and maintain your professional qualifications.
A chance to be part of a team at the cutting edge in a thriving business.
Comprehensive Health & Safety training

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