Graduate Quantity Surveyor

  • Devon
  • Permanent / Full Time
Building & Construction
£25000 - £30000 per year Private healthcare, Pension, 27 days leave
Job ref: 5738691

Graduate Quantity Surveyor (Plymouth)

The Company

Are you ready to embark on an exciting career journey with one of our clients as a “Graduate Quantity Surveyor”? This multidisciplinary construction consultancy delivers a range of in-house construction disciplines nationwide offering a collaborative service to their clients with a family ethos at the heart of what they do. They are on the lookout for a talented “Graduate Quantity Surveyor” to join their team. Their success is soaring, and they’re gearing up to take on a diverse range of thrilling projects, serving both public and private clients across various sectors.

The Opportunity
They are looking to attract a “Graduate Quantity Surveyor” to join an existing team in the Plymouth office.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating closely with the team and providing support to senior staff both in the office and during site visits
  • Engaging in ongoing training with the goal of attaining chartered status
  • Preparing cost advice following RICS guidance notes, covering aspects such as order of cost estimates, viability reports, formal cost plans, cash-flow forecasts, life cycle and whole life cost assessments, and more
  • Preparing tender documentation and effectively managing the tender process
  • Handling the preparation of contracts with precision
  • Accurately preparing valuations for progress payments
  • Efficiently compiling post-contract cost reports
  • Assisting with preparation of final accounts  

The Ideal Candidate 

  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated
  • Strong proficiency in IT tools, including Word, Excel, email, etc.
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Outstanding organisational abilities for prioritising work and meeting deadlines
  • Flexible with a positive approach
  • Impressive client-facing skills, personable, and a keen sense of commercial awareness

What’s in it for you?
The successful “Graduate Quantity Surveyor” will receive a detailed and extensive induction as well as:

  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Flexible working
  • Private healthcare
  • Up to 27 days annual leave
  • Enhanced pension contributions

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