• Assistant Quantity Surveyor

    Job Locations UK-North East Scotland
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Commercial & Quantity Surveying
  • Overview

    At Robertson, we build much more than just ground-breaking infrastructure. We build brilliant communities, we build forward-thinking businesses, and we build the kind of amazing, career-transforming futures that our people look forward to every day.


    Were one of the UKs largest, independently owned construction, infrastructure and support services companies and were still growing fast. The way we work is innovative and transformative, our people are passionate and knowledgeable, our culture is warm, friendly and family-driven, and with over 50 years experience of our industry, our clients trust us to deliver everything we promise.

    Your new role

    When it comes to your career, we deliver everything we promise too.


    As Assistant Quantity Surveyor, youll be responsible for:

    • Receiving client brief and assessing scope of works
    • Estimating, preparing bills of quantities and schedules of works for pricing
    • Dealing with tender stage subcontract and material enquiries
    • Subcontract procurement and award, producing subcontract agreements
    • Attending, contributing to and taking minutes of meetings as required
    • Keeping master files of contract correspondence
    • Preparing valuations with client’s, agreeing amounts for payment and ensuring invoices are prepared and issued
    • Processing subcontract payments
    • Re-measuring work using site measurement and measurement from drawings
    • Informing sub-contractors of contract variations
    • Valuing variations
    • Pricing dayworks
    • Dealing with contractual issues
    • Provision of cost advice to Design Consultants
    • Assisting with reporting on contract performance via monthly cost/value reconciliations
    • Agreeing client and sub-contract final accounts
    • Assisting with contract management duties as and when required 


    To join us, we’re looking for:

    • Ideally applicants will hold a BSc in Quantity Surveying however applicants currently studying towards this qualification will also be considered
    • Previous industrial work experience is required
    • Ability to take off drawings and prepare schedules of work is necessary
    • Accurate numeracy skills and a methodical approach to working is essential
    • Good written and oral communication skills
    • Competent  IT user
    • General knowledge of the construction industry is essential
    • Valid CSCS card (desirable)
    • Valid driving licence 

    What's in it for me

    We also look after our people just as much as we look after our clients, and youll discover dedicated training teams to help keep you up to speed, together with a huge range of personal development programmes.


    And on top of a competitive salary and pension, youll be able to make the most of a great benefits package, and local team based rewards depending on your role and where youre based.


    Ready to #TransformYourCareer? Apply now!


    The working hours for this role are 38.75 hours per week


    Robertson is an Equal Opportunities Employer


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