Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + package
Sector: Construction, Commercial Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Matthew Clegg

Assistant Quantity Surveyor
£37,000 + £5,000 car/travel allowance & package

I have a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a large, well regarded and privately owned infrastructure contractor working on a number of exciting projects in and around the city of Bristol. This is an opportunity that will include the chance to work with clients including Bristol Water, the Environment Agency and Highways England, one to one mentoring by an experienced Surveyor with a track record of building successful teams and an employer that promotes ongoing personal development through internal and external training, APC support and more.

As the Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you'll be working on projects including the refurbishment of water treatment plants, new tunnels, bulk earthworks, piling, deep drainage and much more. Some of your commercial duties will include:

  • Setting up and managing CVR's
  • Managing, reviewing and negotiating contracts from suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Tender management
  • Raising applications for payments
  • Pricing & negotiating compensation events
  • Cost forecasts
  • Resource management

Assistant Quantity Surveyors considering this opportunity must have:

  • A degree in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management
  • Excellent communication skills
  • At least 2 years experience within either a main contracting or PQS environment with exposure to civil engineering and/or infrastructure projects
  • Experience using the NEC contract

The successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor can expect a career with a forward thinking, busy and growing main contractor with a secured pipeline of work across the South West. You'll gain exposure to modern construction processes and techniques, given the support of an experienced surveyor, the chance to work closely with great clients and ongoing training & development carried out both inhouse and externally. You'll also get the chance to become chartered with the RICS and offered a competitive salary & package that includes:

  • Starting salary of c.£37,000 (depending on experience)
  • Car/Travel allowance of £5,000 or Car
  • 27 Days annual leave
  • Pension contributions
  • Discretionary bonus of c.8%
  • Payment of professional fees

This is a really fantastic opportunity and would be well suited to an Assistant Quantity Surveyor looking for realistic progression opportunities and exposure to great projects. Get in touch today to find out more.

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