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Graduate Cost Manager - London

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Pick Everard

8d ago

💼 Graduate Job

London

AI generated summary

  • You need a 2:1 degree in Cost Management/Quantity Surveying, PC skills, interest in construction, aspirations for chartership, teamwork, proactivity, communication, time management, and a professional attitude to excel as a Graduate Cost Manager.
  • You will assist in cost estimation, plan preparation, and tender document creation, conduct arithmetical checks, provide QS input at meetings, and ensure compliance with H&S requirements.

Graduate Job

Construction & SurveyingLondon

Description

  • We are looking for Graduates to join our teams in London but will still consider your application if you are located in a commutable distance.
  • You will be working on a range of projects across different sectors such as commercial, residential, schools, hospitals; offering you variety and challenge very early on in your career. In everything you do you will be supported by a team with extensive experience in the industry who are keen to share their knowledge. 
  • Our Early Careers Development Scheme is a two year programme in which we will support your development in becoming a successful professional within the industry. You will receive structured support with chartership, technical training and professional membership from our internal mentors as you work towards achieving your professional accreditation. Our mentors come with a wealth of knowledge and experience, therefore providing you with the best support in your chosen career path. 

Requirements

  • Achieved a degree of 2:1 or above (desirable) in Cost Management/Quantity Surveying or a related subject
  • Relevant PC skills (Microsoft Office) with ability to develop technical skills
  • Interest in construction and desire to work and progress within the industry.
  • Looking to work towards achieving chartership
  • A professional and compassionate attitude
  • A team player and inquisitive nature
  • Able to follow instructions and work proactively
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines and manage time with multiple tasks

Education requirements

2:1 or higher
Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of Cost Estimates, cost plans and tender documents.
  • Carrying out arithmetical checks of calculations.
  • Assisting in preparation of interim valuations of construction work for review by senior staff, including arithmetical checking
  • Assisting with the general support in the cost management and financial reporting of construction projects under direction of senior staff
  • Attend meetings to assist in providing QS input, review project progress and present project data.
  • General administration assistance in connection with Quantity Surveying duties.
  • Responsible for ensuring that they understand and comply with all Health & Safety requirements, practices and procedures

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

London

Benefits

  • Agile working
  • 26 days’ annual leave + Bank Holidays + option to buy up to 5 days’ additional leave
  • Private healthcare, life assurance and healthcare cash plan
  • Professional subscriptions 
  • Wellbeing support and Employee Assistance Programme
  • Stakeholder pension