Assistant Quantity Surveyor
- Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Willmott Dixon Construction is currently looking to recruit Assistant Quantity Surveyor to work on our new project based in Doncaster. Candidates should ideally be able to demonstrate experience working on projects ranging from £5m £20m. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the Times Top 100 Best Companies to work for and to gain valuable experience with a highly respected main contractor. The main role of an Assistant Quantity Surveyor at Willmott Dixon is to provide commercial support to senior surveying staff on one or a number of projects to ensure that projects are procured, delivered within budget and to the highest quality whilst exceeding our customers expectations. You will assist in accurately valuing, certifying and issuing any relevant payment notices for the subcontract works in accordance with the conditions of their subcontract. Ensure that external valuations are submitted in accordance with conditions of the main contract and that payments are received by the due date. Complete CVC reports, ensuring they accurately reflect the current position on site and the final profit projection. We strive to build and establish excellent working relationships with our supply chain, consultants and clients where appropriate, this will enable you to identify any potential disputes in a timely manner to your line manager and then implement effective resolutions. You will work closely with the project team and senior commercial staff to achieve or exceed budgeted targets for your project. In return we provide you with a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos! Essential and Desirable Criteria Essential Criteria MS Excel. Procurement experience. Experience in remeasurement. Financial / cost control. Appropriate CSCS card. Valid driving licence. A base understanding of contract law. Reading and accurately interpreting drawings and specifications. Desirable Criteria Construction related degree Personal Qualities Personal Qualities Good communication skills at all levels Respond positively and with resilience to setbacks. Prioritise and plan to deliver agreed objectives Additional Information Willmott Dixon embraces diversity in the workplace. About Us Willmott Dixon is one of the largest privately owned Construction businesses in the UK. Our unique selling point is our people. We are passionate about people, with a real focus and drive around continuous development. We strongly believe that this passion has allowed us the success we have enjoyed in recent years. Above everything else you will be joining a values based business: our values are at the centre of every activity we undertake. Having the right talent, coupled with the right culture and values, ensures that we have a sustained future and a trusted brand in our respective markets. Willmott Dixon has very recently been awarded 14 th place in the Sunday Times Best Companies Top 100 to work for and is the first major contractor and developer to win a Queens Award for Enterprise in the category of sustainable development. We have also been recognised for outstanding investment in communities with a CommunityMark from Business in the Community. We offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including a company pension scheme, company car or car allowance, life assurance, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. We offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and reward your achievements. Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract.