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Assistant Quantity Surveyor

  • Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: DW-1_1565102228
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Job description

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One of the largest and most profitable housing developers in the country

Your Role

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with maintaining cost control throughout development.
  • Assist with accurate costing for each aspect of site development.
  • Understand and assist with evaluation and agreement of variations and instructions.
  • Assist with controlling all commercial aspects and responsibilities with regards to respective RSL's.
  • Attend all team meetings as required.
  • Maintain relevant filing systems and databases.
  • Promote and act in accordance with Group values, systems, policies and procedures.
  • Ensure compliance with Group IT systems.
  • Process Subcontract orders, payments and variations, using Excel and Group payment system

Your Experience

  • Qualified in surveying
  • Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail, able to gather, interpret and present data to facilitate preparation of budgets and subsequent valuations
  • Articulate, clear and credible, and able to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to work on own initiative.
  • Proficient in Microsoft office particularly Excel and keen to extend knowledge on software package
  • Numerate to high standard, able to analyse data and produce costs and information for final accounts.
  • Able to produce work accurately and to tight deadlines
  • Basic legal/contractual knowledge
  • Understanding of standard methods of measurement
  • Valid driving licence
  • CSCS card at appropriate level
  • Take responsibility for own development
  • Enthusiastic, committed and flexible