Assistant Quantity Surveyor

The Company:

We are working with an award winning, Lancashire based Regional Building Contractor who are well established in the North West, privately owned, profitable and are active in a number of market sectors including; education, leisure, healthcare, commercial, retail and industrial.

The Role:

Due to an excellent pipeline of work chiefly secured via a number of key regional construction frameworks, they are now in a position to add to their small North West quantity surveying team.
The role is split between the head office and sites typically based in Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside - within a 25 mile radius of the office.
With the close support from a Senior QS and the commercial management team your general responsibilities can include the following;
Undertake commercial and contractual requirements on the designated projects in accordance with the company procedures and processes : highlighting potential contractual issues.
Ensuring sound financial performance including profitability, cash flow, and managing risks and opportunities.
Preparation of cost reports for review.
Preparing and agreeing Monthly Valuations, including valuing variations and forecast final account.
Appointment of Subcontractors in accordance with Company Procedures, including procurement and account management including valuations, payment notices and agreement of final accounts.
To work closely with Contracts Management to ensure all required site records and correspondence are completed in accordance with the specific Contract requirements and Company Procedures.
Maintain close working relationship with the client and their representatives to assist in the success of the project.
Liaise with Contracts Management to review and monitor project costs whilst achieving high standards of quality and health and safety.


They would like to recruit an experienced Assistant Quantity Surveyor with a couple of years practical experience gained working in a similar role for a building Contractor/Subcontractor.
You will be based in or be able to commute to the North West of England daily.
You will be IT literate and will be contractually aware.


You will get the chance to work on interesting projects in a tight geographical region in the North West of England for a long established contractor with a really good reputation.
They have a good training and development programme.
They are offer a really good benefits package including a company car or car allowance.
The opportunity to work with a friendly, forward thinking contractor who have a low staff turnover and provide a great environment to work in.


  • Car/Allowance+Pension+Healthcare+Package

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