Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Assistant Quantity Surveyor Job | Fit-Out & Refurbishment | Edinburgh | £25,000 - £30,000
Hays have been given the opportunity to recruit an Assistant Quantity Surveyor for a reputable Fit-Out and Refurbishment Contractor based in the Central Belt, to be based in their Edinburgh office.
Your new company
This company have been operating in Scotland for almost 20 years, and have always been involved in the Fit-out and Refurbishment sector. Working with some of the biggest construction companies in the UK, this contractor has a great reputation for their quality of work and efficiency on-site. Within their remit, they have taken on projects in the Office Refurbishment, Healthcare & Science, Retail, Education, and Hotel & Leisure sectors, with a range in project size valuing between £10k - £4.5m.
This company operate akin to a large main contractor, so creating and maintaining key relationships in the market and industry is paramount to winning and retaining business.
Your new role
As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor, you will report to the Commercial Manager and assist and manage core QS duties. These are inclusive and not limited to;
- Processing sub-contractor payments
- Compiling cost reports
- On-site surveys
- Attending client meetings
- Preparing take-offs and measurements
- Establishing and maintaining client relationships
- Assisting with estimations
What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role, experience working within a main contractor would be beneficial. The preferred candidate for this role will be methodical and systematic in their approach. This role is systems and process led, so a candidate with this mindset would be a good fit. A degree qualification or working towards qualification would also be preferred but not essential.
What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive a competitive salary, market comparable holiday allowance, flexible working opportunities and a discretionary company bonus.
What you need to do now
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