Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Location Nottinghamshire
Discipline: Quantity Surveying
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + car allowance, pension, private healthcare
Contact name: Andreea Hudson

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH2240_1712765004
Published: about 2 months ago

Assistant Quantity Surveyor - Infrastructure Projects
Construction Consultancy

I am recruiting on behalf of a leading construction consultancy for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their growing infrastructure team. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious early career QS to gain experience on major infrastructure projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist senior QS staff with quantity surveying tasks on infrastructure projects

  • Prepare and maintain cost estimates, cost plans and cost reports

  • Analyze and measure various elements of infrastructure works

  • Process valuations, variation orders, and final accounts

  • Check and review sub-contractor and supplier payment applications

  • Monitor project costs against budgets and forecasts

  • Assist with contract administration and commercial support tasks

  • Gain exposure to procurement, tendering and project management processes

  • Take part in site visits and progress monitoring as required

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or related field

  • 1-2 years of relevant QS experience, infrastructure background preferred

  • Strong technical skills in measurement, estimating and cost control

  • Proficiency with QS software and Microsoft Office suite

  • Excellent analytical, mathematical and problem-solving abilities

  • Good attention to detail and organizational skills

  • Ability to interpret drawings, contracts and specifications

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Willingness to learn and develop QS expertise

This is an excellent entry-level opportunity to launch your career as a Quantity Surveyor specializing in infrastructure projects. On-the-job training will be provided within a collaborative team environment.

Aldwych Consulting values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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