Newcastle Office: Graduate/Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Following recent project and Framework successes Summers-Inman is recruiting for a permanent Graduate/Assistant Quantity Surveyor position to join our busy office in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne. 

MAIN PURPOSE OF ROLE 

  • To support the Senior quantity surveyors and Commission Managers, taking responsibility for effectively delivering a range of tasks to high quality standards.
  • On occasion, to perform the role of the Commission Manager on small projects, taking responsibility for end to end service delivery.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Assisting the Senior quantity surveyors on a range of tasks, to include:

  • Estimating and producing feasibility cost plans
  • Obtaining and assessing quotations received
  • Drafting procurement documentation
  • Checking and analysing the tenders
  • Drafting tender report forms
  • Dealing with variations and the change control process
  • Conducting cost checks and valuations
  • Checking invoices received against work done/quotations and issuing payment recommendations
  • Liaising with the client, contractors, designers, etc.

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS/EDUCATION

  • Ideally Degree qualified (cost management, quantity surveying). Applications will be accepted from those in the final year of the part-time degree
  • 2+ years experience in a Quantity Surveying role, preferably from a Consultancy or Main Contractor background
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other Office applications
  • Driving licence and car owner

SALARY/BENEFITS

  • Competitive salary range depending on experience
  • 25 days personal holiday plus statutory holidays
  • Contributory pension scheme

To Apply: Please email your CV and covering letter to
david.blakey@summers-inman.co.uk quoting
reference
GQS/NE0916 in the subject heading

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