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Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Telecoms - Hinckley

  • Location: Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Assistant Quantity Surveyor
  • Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: SHLHAQS_1507197657
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Job description

Our client has an opening for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team in their Telecommunications Sector.

The Role

You will be assisting the Quantity Surveyor with the Quantity Surveyor functions on allocated contracts within the parameters of the Training and Development Programme and in accordance with the Quantity Surveying Procedures.

  • Measurement and valuation of works for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts as directed by line manager.
  • Commercial and Contractual ownership of certain acquisition contracts.
  • Measurement and valuation of subcontractors work for payment and Final Account purposes.
  • Preparing detailed, accurate and orderly measurements in accordance with relevant measurement standards and preparing and agreeing accounts using relevant rates.
  • Ensuring that payments to sub-contractors are paid on time and in accordance with the subcontract agreement
  • Completing regular and timely payment certificates and presenting to line manager for signature.
  • Assisting with preparation of external valuations.
  • Providing detailed record and valuation of work executed with application of principles of cash maximisation.
  • Assisting in preparation of financial reports directed by line manager.
  • Preparing detailed, accurate and orderly measurements in accordance with relevant measurement standards and preparing accounts using relevant rates.
  • Assisting in preparation of pre-cost estimates, analysis of Head Office cost prints and divergences between pre-cost estimates and Head Office cost prints.
  • Preparing detailed schedules of periodic costs from site based information. Comparing these with Head Office cost prints and resolving anomalies with Cost Department.
  • Reviewing sub-contract liabilities.
  • And more!

The Person

As the ideal candidate you will have the following qualifications and be able to demonstrate the following experience:
  • Degree qualified Quantity Surveyor or similar qualification or working towards a degree
  • A driven, self-motivated attitude, with the ability to work on your own initiative;
  • A team player with the ability to interact with a wide variety of people at all levels;
  • Ability to interpret and monitor programmes against contractual period for completion dates
  • Above average numeracy and literacy skills
  • I.T. skills with particular competence in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Seeking long-term career prospects and development

If this is something that is of interest to you please feel free to contact on or call me 01785 594394.