Graduate Quantity Surveyor – UK

Graduate Quantity Surveyor – UK

If you want to work for a company that won Best Specialist Contractor to Work For in the Construction Enquirer Awards 2017 then this is the job for you. These Awards are dedicated to recognising and rewarding the industry’s best companies to work for and the best firms to do business with. For a company to truly be the best to work for it must have a culture that is believed and exemplified by its staff.

We’re after an ambitious and confident individual with an inquisitive mind and a flexible approach to join our growing team. With experience in construction, you will have a degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent such as a BTEC in construction.

Key responsibilities:

General works to include estimating, procurement and surveying works all as generally detailed below.

  • Assisting with estimating project values at different stages of the project.
  • Helping with formulating tender lists and assisting in compiling tender documentation.
  • Assisting with procuring and placing sub-contract and supply orders.
  • Providing assistance with assessing overall project expenditure, including evaluating sub-contractors’ variations.
  • Helping compile project valuations including assessing sub-contractors’ assessments before payments are made.
  • Attending design review meetings.
  • Assisting with monitoring order placement.
  • Cost reporting/cost control of internal resource and external sub-contractor, supplier and consultants.
  • Support in compiling final account with client and assessing sub-contractors final accounts.

With excellent verbal and written skills, you will be able to communicate effectively and maintain good working relationships with colleagues and clients. The ability to understand contractual requirements with good mathematical, administrative and analytical skills is a must. The right candidate will also be driven and self-motivated who can show they are a team player but also can work on their own initiative.

The role will require occasional visiting to client sites and hence flexibility towards travelling will be required along with a full driving licence.

Scitech specialises in Pharmaceutical, Biotech and Life Science sectors. Our aspiration is the delivery of Perfect Outcomes, underpinned by key values that are demonstrated by employees and management alike: Collaborative, Open, Accountable and Driven. It is this determination to deliver Perfect Outcomes in every aspect of our work, the way we conduct business and work together, that drives us forwards as one team.  If this role fits you then get in touch today.

The selection process will be as follows:

  1. Review of CV and qualifications
  2. Telephone interview
  3. Personal interview at our office in Send with directors

Applications:

To apply for this position or request more information, please email your CV to [email protected] with contact details and availability. Please do not respond if you are representing a recruitment agency.

Note: The UK Government requires individuals from countries outside the European Economic Area (EEA) to be in possession of a valid work permit to allow them to take up employment (for more information please visit the Government’s website http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/workingintheuk).  Scitech Engineering do not provide sponsorship for visa applications, facilitate work permits or enable UK entry work visas for any role advertised.  All applicants must hold a valid permit to work in the region required by the role, prior to application, in order to be considered.

Key Details

JOB TITLE

Graduate Quantity Surveyor

MAIN ROLE

Procurement and Quantity Surveying

BASED

UK

RESPONSIBLE TO:

Commercial Manager

KEY INTERFACES

Project Managers, Design Team, Subcontractors, Project Team, Client when required