Trainee Quantity Surveyor

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Starting Salary £:
£25 - £30k
Job Description

A global energy management company are currently looking for a Trainee Quantity Surveyor to join their Commercial team. The team deals with everything to do with cost-effective construction in the building and civil engineering sectors, including quantity surveying, estimating, procurement and material buying. The Commercial team has one objective: to deliver quality projects in time and value for money. Their work is fundamental to the continued viability as a business and presents a fast-moving challenge that will exercise your creativity and commercial flair to the full.

In this role, you’ll work on a range of complex projects where you will be with, other Quantity Surveyors, Architects, Engineers (both Civil and Electrical), Technical and Construction teams as well as in-house lawyers and contract managers. You will prepare and monitor site costs, while ensuring the highest levels of quality and compliance is attained.

Minimum Experience:

  • You should have completed a degree in Quantity Surveying and be motivated to achieve membership of RICS or CICES.
  • Equally important to qualifications is your potential and personality, because you’ll be working with lots of different people from differing nationalities (on-site and in offices).
  • You will also need to be ambitious with plenty of energy and initiative as well as commercial know-how – which means you’ve got a real instinct for business matters.
  • Computer literature and experienced with analysing spreadsheets
  • Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail, able to gather, interpret and present data to facilitate preparation of budgets.
  • Methodical, conscientious and organised, work to deliver high standards.
  • Able to thrive under pressure in a fast paced environment.