Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

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  • Sector:

    Construction, Trades & Labour

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  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year + package

  • Contact:

    Aaron Battrawden

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Role: Assistant Quantity Surveyor- Main Contractor

Salary: £40k + package

Location: East London + Flexible working (inc WFH)

The Role:

Take responsibility of commercial tasks and a focused approach to the management of risk within the business.

The role will cover both projects and service work within the business and provide a degree of autonomy and high level of assistance in the day to day commercial function and process of the business.

The role will be office based with the potential for travel to site or for meetings

Duties may vary from time to time within the remit of the role. There is a requirement to undertake any such reasonable and appropriate duties

Responsibilities & Accountabilities

  • Ensuring a professional decorum with clients and contractors and stakeholders at all times
  • Liaise with operational teams to ensure proper exchange of information
  • Collating, updating and developing a central tracker for Capital projects and also as required for Service Contracts, with a clearer understanding of the purpose and use of the data collected
  • Assisting with and preparation of monthly applications to all clients along with monitoring certification and cash received
  • Assisting with and preparation and agreement of final accounts
  • Keeping track of project retentions
  • Assisting with and procurement of subcontractors
  • Manage all aspects of the change control process including raising any appropriate Contractual notices
  • Manage any Client or OSSL document control system
  • Reviewing drawings for changes, track and issue as appropriate
  • Assisting with and pricing of any change / variations on all Contracts
  • Review record sheets and action any change or programme impact resulting from
  • Assisting with and preparation of cost and value analysis including forecast cost to complete
  • Attending meetings when required and taking minutes if required to record and protect OSSL Contractual interests
  • Assisting with and preparation of analysis of tender allowances for labour, plant and materials, and subcontractors
  • Assisting with and preparation of cash flow forecasting
  • Reviewing progress against programme
  • Identifying and managing risk
  • Assisting with and preparation and submission of appropriate Contractual documentation and notices
  • Assisting with and analysis of costs
  • Assisting with and analysis of subcontractor applications and accounts
  • Logging and tracking change on all contracts
  • General admin and filing and storing of information across the network

If this opportunity excites you or you want to find out more information about other roles, then please do not hesitate to get in touch 

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