Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Recruiter
Abatec Ltd
Location
Taunton
Salary
£25,000 - £32,000
Posted
05 Jan 2017
Expires
14 Jan 2017
My client is a UK leading provider of retirement developments and due to the growth and expansion of the company, they are looking for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, to join their commercial team. The role is of a permanent nature and the right candidate will be a key member of the commercial team. They pride themselves on providing the highest standard of design and construction whether that be on a small contract or a larger development. You will: - Assist in accurate costing and preparation of budgets for each aspect of site development. - Assist in the preparation of tenders and procure sub-contractors. - Undertake cost comparisons and manage a cost base for use in viabilities. - Maintain budget control throughout development. - Liaise with site personnel and subcontractors in order to maximise productivity. - Evaluate and agree variations and instructions. - Manage cost overruns within tolerance levels. Our Client is looking for someone with: - Previous experience within the construction industry. - A degree or similar technical qualification in a relevant subject is preferred. - Good management skills and a track record of delivering good results. Benefits - Company car/Car allowance - Pension - Healthcare - Plus additional benefits If you would like more information, or to apply for this vacancy, please contact Alex Young, the reference for this vacancy is 126734. We are always looking for candidates for similar positions, so please register your details to hear about similar opportunities that you may be interested in. Abatec is working as an employment agency on behalf of a client