Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Posted 07 September 2021
Salary£15 - 17 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSurveying, Technical & Engineering
Contact NameJoe O’halloran

Job description

If you’re searching for a rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity, look no further.

Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside a Local Authority in South Yorkshire to appoint an Assistant Quantity Surveyor on a 7-month contract.

As a successful Assistant QS, your duties will be:

  • Prepare feasibility studies, preliminary estimates, cost plans, databases, tender and other analysis and advise on the economics of design at the early stages of a project all using computer techniques and modern standards.
  • Prepare high quality tender documentation to deadlines including production of pre-tender estimates.
  • Undertake preliminary analysis of tenders, prepare cost breakdowns and initial cost profile under supervision and negotiate contract sums.
  • Control all post contract procedures, make valuations for payments, producing financial reports and monitoring actual and anticipated expenditure against profile
  • Assist Contract Administrators in the preparation of AI's
  • Prepare final account and agree with contractor, including carrying out initial assessment of claims and deal with audit procedures.

To be considered, you will have the following knowledge/experience:

  • HNC/HND or equivalent in a related discipline and/or can demonstrate significant relevant experience
  • Working or prepared to work towards Membership of Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
  • Holds a current site card or is prepared to immediately attain
  • Experience in a similar or related role
  • Familiar with relevant construction, health and safety legislation and risks and hazards associated with asbestos
  • Experience of using BCIS Online, and NBS Building - Desirable

What’s on offer

  • Salary: £15 - £17 Per Hour
  • Contract type: 7 Months
  • Hours: Mon-Fri 37 hrs
  • Location: WFH, with site visits required in Barnsley

How to apply

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Here at Spencer Clarke Group we provide workers with their own dedicated and experience consultant who provide extensive market knowledge!

•             Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities

•             Market leading referrals of up to £500

•             Post Placement Aftercare

•             Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency workers