Trainee Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: TQS - OX -GM
  • Date Posted: 19 April 2021
  • Recruiter: Daniel Owen Ltd
  • Website: https://www.danielowen.co.uk/
  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Car Allowance & Benifits
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: FULL TIME

Job Description

Trainee Quantity Surveyor

Oxfordshire

Permanent - £18,000 - £25,000

Social Housing

Daniel Owen are proud to be representing a well-known social housing company based in Oxfordshire who are looking for an ambitious Trainee Quantity Surveyor to join their team.

They are looking for a proactive Trainee Quantity Surveyor who is wanting to progress quickly in a social housing environment where they will be supported from the start.

  • Interested in working on response & planned maintenance contracts in the social housing sector.
  • Knowledge and understanding of measurement and valuation including the use of Schedule of Rates.
  • Commercial skills to maximise value recovery and control cost.
  • Strong communication and time management skills
  • Excellent IT skills including the use of internal cost systems and particularly advanced in Excel, including VLOOKUP and Pivot Tables as a minimum
  • Experience of managing and improving internal and external customer relationships and conflict handling.
  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong organisational skills with a good attention to detail
  • Proactive and positive, 'can do' attitude.

Key Knowledge:

  • Property services/construction industry interest
  • IT and Excel Literate
  • HNC or Degree in Quantity Surveying qualification required.

If this sounds like a role that suits your profile, then feel free to get in touch.

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