My Client are a medium sized carpentry company who deal with new build residential projects (for all the large well known Development Companies). They are based in North London and are looking to recruit a trainee quantity surveyor.
The candidate will be office based but will be required to visit site as and when required.
Good communication skills both written and verbal
Proficiency using office IT applications to include Microsoft and Word
Be punctual and have good timekeeping
Duties will include:-
Prepare a list of enquiries at procurement stage and assist with costings at the tendering stage with the Managing Director.
Analyse tender returns and collate information for the Managing Director.
Compile and issue sub contract orders and ensure these are signed and returned along with any supporting documentation.
Issue variation orders if required and ensure relevant documentation is available to substantiate.
Produce monthly valuations and liaise with client if any discrepancies occur.
Agree Final Accounts with clients in a timely manner
Work closely with the Managing Director and Contracts Managers and ensure that all costs are recorded accurately.
Attend site to provide assistance and support both the commercial and operational side of the business.
The company is very forward thinking therefore the right candidate must be driven and motivated
They must be skilled in valuations, payments and most importantly be able to add value to a project.
The company is a fun, vibrant but professional office therefore someone with a similar character would do well.
If you are interested in this position and meet all areas of the job spec, please apply via this post or send over your CV to