Assistant Quantity Surveyor – Newbury

Job Details

Konnect are recruiting for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor for a privately owned regional main contractor based in Newbury. This contractor work on a mixture of Education, Commercial and Housing projects with a turnover up to £20M.


Role and responsibilities:

  • Assist with measurement and valuation of works (on site and from drawings) for Valuations, Variations & Final Accounts
  • Prepare and agree daywork sheets
  • Assist with measurement and valuation of subcontractor’s work for payment and Final Account purposes
  • Assist the QS to ensure that payments to sub-contractors are made on time and in accordance with the subcontract agreement
  • Assisting with preparation of external valuations
  • Assisting in preparation of financial reports by taking relevant site measurements and/or measuring from drawings



  • Three years’ work experience as a Trainee/Junior Quantity Surveyor above HNC level or equivalent
  • Good communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic with a positive attitude
  • Quick to learn and strives for continuous improvement in everyday tasks
  • Understands the importance of meeting customers’ needs
  • Flexible with the ability to solve problems and find solutions
  • Good knowledge of JCT form of contract


Salary and benefits:

  • Salary up to £40,000 depending on experience
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Benefits package – healthcare, pension etc
  • Good support and training
  • Support through RICS if that is something, you’re interested in
  • Progression available as your career develops



If you are interested in this role, please contact Lauren McAllen on 02380 738180 or email your CV to



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