Graduate Quantity Suerveyor

Welwyn Garden City
£20000 - £28000/annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
ACR have registered an excellent opportunity for a Graduate to join a globally operating consultancy from their base in Hertfordshire to strengthen their Quantity Surveying team.

The successful individual will assist with Quantity Surveying services on a number of interesting construction projects across a variety of sectors including but not limited to; Residential, Industrial & Retail.


* The individual will be an integral part of a team that is accountable for the commercial and contractual performance of a project
* To support business objectives of delivering value for money in all circumstances
* To carry out assigned duties efficiently and in accordance with processes and procedures
* Comply with established commercial/procurement/ contractual strategies
* Take personal responsibility for complying with Environmental, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
* Individually or as part of a team operate processes for the selection, appointment and management of construction and engineering contractors
* Preparation of indicative cost budgets and appraisals
* Preparation of elemental cost plans
* Provide advice and opinion in respect of our client development plans and expectations
* Value engineering studies
* Providing advice on procurement strategy
* Assembling and seeking agreement to long and short tender lists
* Preparing and issuing tender documents
* Running a competitive tender process including managing queries from tendering contractors
* Managing and contributing to structured and documented tender
* Preparation of Contract Recommendation Reports
* Preparation of contract documents
* Complaint tenders
* Scrutinising and verifying applications for interim payments
* Preparing certificates
* Managing change control in accordance with contracts
* Producing cost reports and cost forecasting
* Assisting Project Managers in preparing Early Warnings, Instructions and Compensation Events
* Attending progress meetings
* Promoting commercial awareness throughout project
* Supporting formal dispute resolution process and contract close out strategy as required
* Advising and liaising with internal project and cost control team
* Developing Commercial Strategies
* Developing Acquisition Strategies

Ideally candidates will be degree qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar discipline and will either have some experience working within a commercial department or will be straight out of university.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a proactive individual to join a prestigious consultancy who are involved in projects of genuine prestige.

For further information, please do not hesitate in contacting Francisco on (Apply online only) or apply with a CV below