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Assistant/Project QS

Location: Bracknell Salary: Excellent salary & package

Our client is is a medium-sized building company specialising in high quality residential refurbishment and new-build schemes across London & the Thames Valley region. Typical contract size £0.5m - £15.0m. Projects are mainly in the hotel, residneital and commerical sector.

The vacancy would suit a semi - qualified /qualified surveyor but the candidate must have a minimum of 2 years practical surveying experience working for a similar sized company.

To maximise the gross margin on the company’s building contracts by supporting the Project surveyor in obtaining best prices for sub-contracts, accurately assessing costs during delivery of the contract and in justifying to and claiming from clients all contractual payments due to the company.

REPORTS TO: Senior Project Surveyor

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare and despatch tender packages to sub-contractors (with clerical support)
  • Set up job files and all necessary records (with clerical support and in conjunction with Accounts Dept)
  • Collate sub-contractor tenders and, in consultation with the Contracts Manager, award sub-contracts
  • (In conjunction with the Senior Project Surveyor), check and approve sub-contractors’ claims for payment
  • Liaise with sub-contractors to resolve queries
  • Assess and cost variations to contract
  • Update and maintain records
  • Assist with contract valuations
  • Assist with monthly cost/value reconciliations
  • Submit and agree final accounts (in conjunction with the Senior Project surveyor }

CONSULTS WITH

  • Senior Project Surveyor
  • Contracts manager
  • Financial Controller

This is for a permanent role, with an attractive salary and benefits package - with a company offerring genuine career progression - MUST HAVE DRIVING LICENSE DUE TO PROJECT LOCATIONS

  Vision
To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
  Mission
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
  Values
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.