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Assistant Quantity Surveyor  
Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Location : Preston  
Salary : £20,000 - £30,000  
Contract : Permanent

Lamonby Recruitment are currently for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor to join a leading construction contractor specialising within the health and educational sector.

Based in the North West the successful Assistant Quantity Surveyor will be predominantly site based.

Key attributes include interpersonal skills and Client Management, Professional Competence and the ability to work as part of a team. Reporting to the Senior Quantity Surveyor the Assistant Quantity Surveyor will have responsibility for the quantity surveying, contractual and commercial support, within the North West.

In return the successful candidate will be offered a basic salary of between £20,000 to £30,000, company car or car allowance, 25 days holiday, pension, private healthcare.
Commutable locations - Liverpool, Preston, Manchester.

Role Requirements and Qualifications:-
Preferably 1 -3 years' experience within the construction sector preferably in the health and educational sector.
Attend pre contract and pre start meetings
Check all incoming contracts and warranties and ensure that all orders and letters of intent are properly acknowledged and accepted on the same terms as the offer was made or agree the amendments.
Ensure the checking of any terms and conditions submitted by the estimating staff
Attend internal project and discipline meetings with discipline team, designers, and operations teams, ensure projects estimated and run cost effectively, writing or assisting with the compilation of contractual correspondence in a proper and timely manner.
Maintain area commercial reporting and measurement systems
Monitor cash flow for department and maintain target average debt days
Manage the process to ensure Invoices/Applications prepared by the department are checked by individual disciplines, and are up to date on a monthly basis.
Manage the process of the reviewing and sign off sub-contractor accounts by individual disciplines
Attend group commercial and liase with the National Commercial Manager as required.
Ensure compliance with all QA, health & safety and other statutory obligations.
Maintain and improve the professional and progressive image of the company.
The interested Assistant Quantity Surveyor will either have a QS or Commercial Management related degree
In addition, the successful candidate will need to be fully conversant with Standard Methods of Measurement and Rules of Valuations.

Quantity Surveyor / Senior Quantity Surveyor Package and Benefits:-

• Salary £20,000 to £30,000
• Company Car / Car allowance
• 25 days holiday
• Pension
• Private Healthcare