AECOM Assistant Quantity Surveyor in Birmingham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - West Midlands, Birmingham

Job Summary

AECOM is currently seeking to recruit an Assistant Quantity Surveyor for our Birmingham office to join our strong team of cost managers working on a variety of projects for Highways England & HS2.

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 (presenting with no supervision), contract procurement, tender documentation, value engineering and commercial awareness, fee generation, dispute resolution, post contract management (competent in cost reporting).

  • 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

  • Understanding of NEC contracts

  • Experience working on infrastructure projects.

Minimum Requirements

  • Significant experience in the Commercial Market with experience and training within a PQS business.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar qualification and hold or 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

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Quantity Surveying

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194528BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.