Quantity Surveyor - Apprentice
Eurosafe Solutions are a Sheffield based specialist subcontractor renowned as market leaders in the safe access and fall protection industry.
Pioneering, innovative design, and the use of market leading fall protection and access equipment, allows us to develop tailored solutions across all sectors, from commercial leisure, retail and residential properties, large scale aviation, healthcare and stadia developments; to the complex and often unique environments of the industrial, utilities and energy sectors.
Our success is achieved by our design focused commitment to safety, quality and the development of products and working at height practices.
We are looking for an Apprentice Quantity Surveyor to help grow our Commercial Department. The position will suit an individual that enjoys team working, problem solving and developing within their role, who is willing to work hard to produce first class results and gain invaluable experience working with industry leading clients on the most prestigious construction projects in the UK. Experience in the construction industry is beneficial but not essential.
Reporting to the Commercial Manager you will assist with the management of all costs relating to our building projects.
Key responsibilities and duties
• Assist with the control of finances and risk on our projects
• Manage the paper trail from contract award to project completion
• Develop a working knowledge of various forms of construction contract.
• Assist with post-commercial processes and procedures to deliver key commercial requirements on projects
• Liaise with site teams and Project Managers to assess completion of works
• Issue payment applications and invoices
• Support the negotiation and resolution of claims/disputes
• Maintain contract data with a high degree of accuracy to allow for reporting and analysis
• IT literate with the ability to adapt to new systems and work with numerical data in Excel, Microsoft Project and various databases
We are looking for someone with a meticulous attention to detail, as well as strong communication and listening skills. You will need to be motivated and keen to learn new skills, with the ability to work well as part of a team.
This will be an apprenticeship led course, working in partnership with Sheffield Hallam University to gain a quantity surveying degree.
This is a great opportunity to study towards a university qualification whilst putting everything you are learning into action through on-the-job training.
To meet the entry requirements for a Level 6 qualification, you will be studying to achieve or having achieved a minimum of 112 UCAS points (under the new tariff) or equivalent.
Why Choose Eurosafe Solutions?
Eurosafe Solutions prides itself on the quality of the projects we deliver and the service we provide to our clients; this can only be achieved with highly motivated, quality people. We are therefore committed to high standards of staff development and retention making this role suitable for a committed individual who is looking for stable long-term career development.
We are a young, vibrant, ambitious company with an open and relaxed management culture, nurturing continuous improvement and innovation. We believe this attitude has allowed us to achieve a staff turnover rate well below the industry average. Our entrepreneurial ethos encourages and fosters the growth of our employees and our proactive growth strategy helps us to run a sustainable and profitable business while providing new and exciting career opportunities for all.
Eurosafe Solutions Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer