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      Trainee Quantity Surveyor

      Location: Bedworth

      Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum

      Contract Type: Permanent

      Junior Quantity Surveyor – Construction – Office Based –

      Our client, a prominent player in the Construction industry, is seeking a highly motivated and skilled Junior Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic team in Coventry. This is a full-time, permanent position, offering an attractive salary and benefits package.

      **Position Overview:**

      As a Junior Quantity Surveyor, you will play a pivotal role in the management of small construction projects. Your responsibilities will include monitoring costs, project progress, quality, and ensuring projects are completed within budget and on time.

      **Key Responsibilities:**

      – **Project Management:** Assist in the management of small construction projects, ensuring cost-effectiveness and timely completion.
      – **Project Review:** Conduct regular reviews of ongoing projects, identifying potential cost-saving opportunities, and ensuring compliance with contractual agreements.
      – **Tenders and Enquiries:** Prepare and review tender documents and enquiries, collaborating with subcontractors and suppliers to obtain competitive bids.
      – **Client Interaction:** Maintain effective communication with clients and stakeholders, promptly addressing queries and concerns.
      – **Problem Resolution:** Actively participate in problem-solving activities, identifying and addressing issues that may arise during construction projects, and facilitating dispute resolution.
      – **Cost Control:** Monitor project costs, track variations, and assist in the preparation of cost reports to ensure financial viability.
      – **Documentation:** Maintain accurate records of project-related documentation, including contracts, change orders, and correspondence.

      **Qualifications and Experience:**

      – Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field is preferred.
      – Relevant construction industry experience, particularly in project management or small project estimation.
      – Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and industry regulations.
      – Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
      – Strong problem-solving and analytical abilities.
      – Attention to detail and accuracy.
      – Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
      – High level of IT literacy, including proficiency in Microsoft Office Packages (Word, Excel).
      – Valid UK/EU driving license with access to your own vehicle.


      – Competitive salary and benefits package.
      – Opportunities for career growth and advancement.
      – Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
      – Ongoing training and development.
      – Exposure to diverse construction projects.

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