Quantity Surveying

Assistant Quantity Surveyor

Assistant Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities

  • Assisting with all pre-contract and post contract surveying services on a range of construction projects.
  • Actively looking to take on additional responsibility and able to stand in for the Project QS or Senior QS when they are unavailable, and to start running and leading on your own projects with some supervision.
  • Taking responsibility for successfully completing all allocated QS and PM tasks to a high degree of accuracy.
  • Assisting with Employer’s Agent services on Design and Build projects and assuming the principal EA role where possible.
  • Following the company Quality Management System in the delivery of all services.
  • Assisting on multiple projects simultaneously and developing excellent time management strategies.
  • Treating all clients to exceptional level of service.
  • Undertaking a minimum of 20 hours Continuing Professional Development every year.

Assistant Quantity Surveyor Requirements

  • Full-time Degree (preferably RICS accredited) in Quantity Surveying, Construction Cost Management or a related field
  • or
  • at least 3 years completed of a similar related part-time degree, supported by 3 years’ relevant industry experience.
  • Proficiency in measurement, ideally using CostX Measurement Software
  • Good understanding of construction technology
  • Strategically minded with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to quality.
  • Skilled negotiator.
  • Driving licence and own car. Willingness to travel to sites across the UK as required

Position Type

Full Time



Annual Leave

25 days plus bank holidays


Competitive, with comprehensive benefits