Project Resource Limited

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

An established and growing groundwork sub-contractor within the Civil Engineering sector, is currently looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join their team on a permanent basis.


You will be working on residential groundwork projects with award winning housebuilders and developers on a variety of sized projects.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working with a civil engineer subcontractor.


This position will provide the opportunity to join a growing contractor, who offer an exceptional salary + package, coupled with a productive working environment & effective working processes.


Roles and Responsibilities:



  • Ensuring cost control is maintained throughout all functions.

  • Assist with completing forecasts first-hand.

  • Supporting the Senior Quantity Surveyors and liaising closely with the estimating department.

  • Preparing sub-contract tender packages where required, carrying out comparisons and placing relevant orders.

  • Collating, interpreting and analysing project commercial records.

  • Supporting the Target Cost process through all key milestones.

  • Helping to produce monthly cost & value forecasts, including monthly project review reports.

  • Identifying risks and opportunities to project, considering spend vs budgets.

  • Producing impact assessments, early warnings, risk expenditure and compensation event submissions.


Previous experience required:



  • Working within the Civil Engineering sector, ideally on similar groundwork projects.

  • Previous experience measuring drainage, 278 works and 38 works.


Candidates will ideally have:



  • A relevant qualification in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering (i.e.

    Degree/HND/HNC or equivalent).

  • Strong knowledge of legislation and regulations used within the Construction, Civil Engineering & Infrastructure sectors.

  • Strong commercial, communication and IT skills.


Location: East Midlands


Salary: Up to £35,000 plus package




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