Assistant Quantity Surveyor

£30000.00 - £35000.00 pa
16 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
We are working with one of the UK's premier housebuilders looking for an assistant QS who is looking for a career in the residential sector. This company invest in their staff heavily and promote quickly if you shop potential. Established over 50 years they build quality products and have a high expectation of their staff to assist in the completion of projects on time and within budget.

Key Responsibilities
With assistance from Senior Quantity Surveyors prepare subcontract Enquiry List for approval by Head of Commercial and Head of Construction.
Prepare full enquiry pack, collating all tender information, ensuring fully compliant tender packs are issued.
Analyse tenders upon return to ensure compliant bids are received.
Prepare detailed breakdown of build cost included within land acquisition pack.
Prepare tender analysis comparing individual tenders against each other and against build cost within land acquisition pack.
Prepare tender authority sheet including recommendation to Head of Commercial for placing sub-contract order.
For new contractors, ensure Health and Safety Contractor Competency Questionnaires are issued; analyse and action returned questionnaires.
Assemble Health and Safety Policies, Method Statements and Risk Assessments.
Ensure all health and safety information is signed off prior to placing Order.
Compile sub-contract Order, issue for contractor to sign and ensure Order is returned prior to work commencing.
Attend pre-start meeting, handover completed procurement pack to site team.
Ensure sub-contractor weekly and monthly applications for payment are analysed and checked.
Prepare interim payments for approval by Head of Commercial.
Draft Budget estimate summary for approval by the Head of Commercial.
Issue contra-charges as appropriate.
Keep Payment Record Sheets up to date following completion of each weekly and monthly
Carry out monthly progress checklist on site for all sites.
Input progress on valuation system.
Prepare sub-contract accruals.
Produce Valuation Breakdown Reconciliation
Carry out cost and value reconciliation on all items in VBR and agree final VBR with Head of Commercial/Chief Surveyor.
Agree costs with the Accounts Department.
Prepare Cost Value Comparison (Profit & Loss) notes.

Setsquare is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

Setsquare is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.