Commercial Apprentice - Junior Quantity Surveyor

  • Ubusha Recruitment
  • Centurion, Gauteng, South Africa
  • May 08, 2017
Permanent Commercial Services Construction Consulting

Job Description

An opportunity for a Graduate to join a National building, civil engineering and mechanical, electrical contractor. Reporting to the Quantity Surveyor, you will support the regional office by providing assistance in processing and distributing financial and commercial information.

Main duties include responsibility and accountability for the following:

Develop and maintain close working relationships with regional office staff and labour,
Collation and distribution of weekly and monthly cost information,
Processing weekly records including but not limited to timesheets, plant returns, GRN’s, track sheets, Sub-Contractor records,
Assist in the production of the weekly CVR,
Assist in the submission of DFE’s, Applications for Payment and resolution of rejections,
Proactively chase up information from the site team and clients,
Support the Commercial team with administration,
Assistance in managing the list of approved suppliers and subcontractors,
Provide commercial & financial support and undertake cost analysis,
Reviewing current procedures and working with the commercial and operational teams to strive for continuous improvement,
Ensure that the group commercial policies are adhered to,
Take responsibility for information provided and processed in order to provide accurate Management Information to assist in robust decision making,

Skills and Qualifications

Self-motivation, passion and a driven attitude,
Able to take and follow instructions,
Be able to organise yourself and others workload,
Ability to work to deadlines,
Attention to detail and confidence when working with numerical and financial information,
Ability to identify reporting errors and anomalies,
Be proactive in your approach,
An excellent communicator,
Ability to anticipate problems and ensure early intervention,
Analytical and logical approach to problem solving,
A good level of competency of Microsoft packages,
Ability to work with ordering and costing systems,
Suitable tertiary qualification,

To Apply : If you possess these basic requirements then please submit copies of your CV, Copy of your Qualifications (Certified) & Certified copy of your ID online or send directly to (O86) 75O 32 53. Please quote REF BMNBG-9915-PTA.

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* Applications will not be considered if the necessary copies of the required documents are not attached to the application or CV. Candidates may be required to submit proof of identity for vetting purposes. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No telephonic applications will be considered.

Job Level


Salary Range

R10 000 - R15 000 per month