Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Southampton

Description

Opening date - 5th April 2019


Closing date - 2nd May 2019


Salary - Competitive


As an Assistant Quantity Surveyor you will provide a comprehensive, accurate and value driven service for large, high profile clients.


Job Duties:

+ Feasibility estimates, cost planning, contract procurement, tender documentation, value engineering and commercial awareness, fee generation, dispute resolution, post contract management.


+ Work on projects of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors and appropriate problem solving.


+ Be aware of and develop marketing opportunities and where appropriate bring to the attention of Directors and the Business Development Department, in order that they may assist in following up potential leads enabling the development of new business.


Specific Skills Required:

Full UK driving license


Minimum Requirements


+ PQS experience of the full project life cycle.


+ Keen to work as part of a team and to be mentored and to develop and progress in their career development.


+ Effective verbal and written communication skills – client facing.


+ Excellent numeracy skills.


+ An enthusiasm to go the extra mile, to provide great client service.


+ Articulate and able to interface directly and confidently with Clients and Design Team members. Achieves the highest standards of professional competence and to demonstrate this ability in all dealings with clients and professional contacts, reinforcing the profile of the company.


Preferred Qualifications


+ Ideally Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar qualification and be working towards Chartered status.


Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.


You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity,The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.


What We Offer


When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is


pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions


inclusion, diversity and overall


employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our


core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only


delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.