Trainee Quantity Surveyor

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £19000 - £24000/annum + expenses + training USD / Year
  • Salary: £19000 - £24000/annum + expenses + training



On behalf of a specialist interior fit-out contractor in South Cambs (CB23), we are keen to speak with suitable candidates who can support the team in the successful delivery of dry-lining (to include ceilings, partitions, SFS and PFP) projects up to £2M on sites in Cambridgeshire and the surrounding areas.

The primary function of this role is to provide commercial support to the Senior Commercial Staff and overall project team on all financial and contractual matters.

Our Client will provide the training and support needed to ensure the successful candidate feels fulfilled, challenged and supported to get the best out of their skills-set. This is also a great opportunity to work on a diverse range of sectors with some of the regions best known main contractors.

Duties (Training will be provided)

* Assisting with the preparation of estimates, cash flow forecasts and final accounts

* Utilising the in-house commercial systems to set up projects, allowing the commercial management of materials, hire and sub-contract labour costs

* Input into the procurement of key trades, working in line with the project procurement strategy.

* Managing supply chain relationships through building and maintaining strong relationships

* Providing financial information for reporting purposes

* Visiting sites to undertake measures and re-measures

* Assisting in the management and control of variations

* Assisting in the preparation and issue of monthly valuations

Skills & Experience

* Some knowledge of construction

* Strong communication skills

* Strong numerical and IT skills, especially MS Excel

* Minimum Grade C / 4 in Maths

* Valid UK driving license and use of vehicle

About You

* Have or willing to study of HND or similar in a construction related subject

* Ideally live in Cambs / Herts or surrounding areas

* Be hard-working and ambitious to achieve best possible results

* Have the drive and help the business grow


* Excellent salary and travel expenses

* Opportunity to progress with a growing company

To apply for this job please visit