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Breagh Recruitment
22 Cherryville Road
Armagh BT62 1RW
Tel: +44(0)2838897882

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Junior Quantity Surveyor

Location: East Anglia / Suffolk
Entered: 16 Oct 2018
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000
Duration: Permanent
Who you’ll be working for:
Tier 1 Civil Engineering main contractor, working on £multi-million, heavy civil projects across Ireland and the UK, currently have a permanent requirement for a Junior Quantity Surveyor to join their team, on an initial project, based in the East Anglia / Suffolk area.

Accommodation and travel will be provided as required!!

What you’ll need to have:
  • Degree Qualified with 2-4 years post graduate experience within Civil Engineering industry
  • Excellent Communication skills both written and verbal 
  • Negotiation and analytical skills are critical 
  • MS Office is essential, together with MS Project software is a distinct advantage.
What you’ll be doing:
Working as part of a team reporting to a Senior QS to manage costs relating to civil engineering projects, from large road projects, gas pipelines, wind farms, water projects, etc. The main responsibilities will include:
  • Demonstrate the ability to apply and comply with statutory legislation and regulations, 
  • To provide estimating or receiving training in estimating in order to perform this function for the business, preparation of tenders as appropriate 
  • Update and maintain contract register highlighting payment conditions. 
  • Provide backup information and support to Head Office in clearing payments and accounts 
  • Ensuring all subcontractors are contractually tied in e.g. insurance details, retention, etc. 
  • Highlighting areas of concern / loss on any part of the contract 
  • Oversee all contractual issues 
  • Oversee all commercial aspects of the contracts, support site staff in understanding the contract documents in order to satisfy the clients requirements and maximise revenue/variations. 
  • Assist with or prepare monthly applications 
  • Working closely with Finance & Commercial in maximising profit on the contracts 
What you’ll get in return
Salary will be based on experience and abilities, which will be fully negotiable, along with accommodation when travelling away from home. Basic salary will be in the region of £30,000 - £40,000.

The Breagh Team
Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health and Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.


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