Small Works - Assistant Quantity Surveyor



We are seeking a candidate to increase the workforce within my clients Small Works Department.

There are presently two other members of staff – an estimator and a project supervisor.

The clients projects range from £50.00 to £300k.

Their project portfolio covers the entire range of construction activities including hospitals/schools/new builds/listed buildings and much more.

Their clients are both in the private and public sector. The basic function of the role is to ensure the successful financial completion of project, protecting the exposure of the company to financial risks, together with adherence to the commercial procedures of the business.

You will be reporting to the Commercial Director


2 years experience in a relevant field
BSc quantity surveying or ONCH qualified - or working towards this qualification
Experience of working in a similar role

Your daily/weekly duties will include

Attending pre-start, specification and any other relevant meeting as required
Be responsible for the preparation and agreement of Final Accounts
Cost control
Writing reports
Making valuations
Supervising staff
Valuing completed work and arranging for payments
Sub-contract procurement and management
Any other duties as required by the Commercial Director

Attributes we are looking for include

Be customer focused
Team working
Strong numerical and IT skills
Understanding the implications of Health and Safety regulations
Good knowledge of construction
Co-ordination of work effort

Benefits on offer for the right candidate include

Salary - £20k to £30k + benefits
21 days holidays in addition to bank holidays
Company Car

Duration: Permanent

Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per Annum

Harbron Recruit Ltd is a family run construction industry recruitment agency based in the South West of England.

Harbron Recruit originally stemmed from a construction company that boasts 25 years of successfully working with the majority of major contractors across the South West.

Recognising the demand for quality construction personnel with the necessary skills and qualifications to carry out jobs quickly and safely gave birth to Harbron Recruit as a major supplier of construction trades to companies requiring temporary, permanent and contract workers on a range of assignments.

Now, as a well-established Recruitment Agency having traded successfully for 10 years within the specialist sector of construction it has enabled us to create long standing client relationships built on a foundation of trust, honesty and integrity.

Based in Devon we provide quality staff to our clients both locally and nationally.

Call 01626 333105 now.

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