Assistant Quantity Surveyor
Salary: On Application
Employment Type: Full Time
Reference Number: CHUBB-3684Position Description
Chubb Systems are recruiting for an Assistant Quantity Surveyor for a challenging role based out of our Blackburn office with extensive South West travel. A key role within Chubb Systems you will provide advice and report on and control all commercial and financial aspects of projects and contracts. The role includes offering support to the Project Manager, or more senior member of the Commercial Team, to allow projects to be safely delivered on time, to budget and to achieve the highest levels of customer satisfaction.
In addition to this the Assistant Quantity Surveyor will also work within the Commercial function here at Chubb Systems, working towards providing commercial expertise for projects to maximise returns by working within robust procedures. Preferably with professional experience within a similar role, you will have an acute awareness and understanding and working knowledge of forms of contract currently used within the Building, Civil Engineering and Building Services industry.
Knowledge and Skills:
Awareness and understanding and working knowledge of forms of contract currently used within the Building, Civil Engineering and Building Services industry, including experience of the JCT standard suite of Contracts and the NEC 2 and 3 suites of contracts is essential.
Good working knowledge of standard forms of measurement, including SMM7 and NRM 1 2.
Full Driving License essential.
Exceptional IT Skills particularly using MS Excel, MS Word.
Personal Qualities and Behaviours:
Ability to use a range of IT packages including Microsoft Office and bespoke packages
Exceptional relationship building skills
Self-motivated and proactive
Commercial awareness and understanding of the Construction processes
Excellent communication skills, both oral written
Negotiation skills and ability to apply those skills internally, externally with our supply chain.
The Chubb brand is one of the most recognised fire and security brands in the world.
From fire extinguishers, fire detection and suppression systems to digital CCTV surveillance and intruder alarms, we provide a full range of innovative products and services to customers, including FTSE 100 companies.
Chubb, a United Technologies Corporation business, is a truly international, talent driven company focused on performance and results.
We are committed to the continuing development of every employee; therefore we encourage and strongly support career progression, with opportunities for promotion within our organisation and throughout the wider UTC global group.
Our commitment to diversity and inclusion helps ensure the ideas, perspectives and experiences of individual employees support a culture of learning and attract world-class talent. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and candidates will be equally assessed and selected based on objective criteria.
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