Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Stuart Hackett
South East England
up to £40k + package
Job Posted


Responsibilities and Duties

  • To support the QS team to manage all commercial aspects of allocated projects with Company procedure. 
  • To represent and serve the best interests of the company to meet client expectations and encourage repeat business. 
  • To liaise and collaborate with the construction and design teams in all aspects of contractual activities.

Duties will include (not limited to): 

  • Assist with ensuring optimum commercial return is achieved for the project.
  • To assist with procurement of sub-contract works in accordance with company procedure.
  • Assist in the compilation and sending out of subcontract tender enquiries during the procurement period. 
  • Assist in the analysis of subcontractor returns. 
  • Assist in the compilation of subcontract orders for signature.
  • Walk the project daily and become aware of current progress.
  • Enquire of all matters potentially giving rise to delayed completion and/or increased project cost.
  • Assist in the production of the Company Final Account.

Desired Skills and Experience


  • Prior experience in the construction industry. 
  • Numerate and literate. 
  • Driven and self motivated. 
  • Good listener. 
  • Able to work with minimal supervision. 
  • Ability to communicate, possessing both verbal and written skills. 
  • Attention to detail. 


  • Previous experience in a commercial role. 
  • Wishing to undertake further education toward professional membership of the CIOB / RICS

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • Degree qualified or studying towards. 

Employing Company Overview and Profile

You will be joining a top tier main contracting company who are a global force in the building, civil works, energy and services sectors. The hiring company in the UK has 10 offices around the UK with circa 1,700 employees in total and a turnover of over £800m and growing year on year.

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