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Trainee Quantity Surveyor

United Living Group

Company Description

United Living is a leading infrastructure, construction, and property services company in the UK. We help our customers and the communities they serve benefit from resilient infrastructure, affordable homes, and improved living spaces that are fit for the future. Our mission is to be the partner and employer of choice for designing, building, maintaining, and connecting communities and critical infrastructure, to create a more sustainable and inclusive society.

United Living Group is comprised of four complementary businesses, all dedicated to realising our vision of creating a connected, sustainable future:

Property Services – We revitalise homes and communities through the regeneration of living spaces, breathing new life into neighbourhoods. From delivering large programmes of work for social housing providers, to ensuring the highest building safety standards, we provide a range of services for public sector clients.

Infrastructure Services – Our team of infrastructure specialists design, build and maintain critical energy and water infrastructure, for the UK’s largest network owners and operators. The work we do supports the requirement for effective solutions to address the UK’s decarbonisation goals, and our processes minimise environmental and carbon impacts, whilst ensuring the safe and reliable operation of assets.

New Homes - As experienced and specialist new build housing contractors, we create homes and regenerate areas with communities in mind. We work collaboratively with registered partners, local authorities, and private developers to provide high quality, energy efficient, and sustainable homes for people to live and grow.

Connected - We connect people through fixed-line and wireless telecom infrastructure, ensuring seamless communication and access to information for all. At United Living, we have one of the largest specialist in-house teams for project management, acquisition, design, construction, and maintenance in the UK.

Job Description

  • Assistance in the timely preparation of client applications for payment
  • Liaison with clients to ensure queries are answered accurately and timeously.
  • Liaison with Credit Control to assist with the timely management of cash receipts.
  • Assisting the Commercial manager / Commercial lead with the preparation of subcontract orders
  • Assisting the Commercial manager / Commercial lead with the preparation of supplier orders
  • Checking and processing supplier invoices
  • Assisting the Commercial Manager / Commercial Lead with the checking , verifying and payment of subcontractor applications including issuing payment certificate and pay-less notices in a timely manner.
  • Assisting the Commercial Manager / Commercial Lead with monthly statutory reporting
  • Managing project databases to ensure that documents, reports and the like are recorded in the correct database locations.
  • Preparing for and attending regular departmental meetings
  • Assisting the Commercial Lead / Commercial Manager with general office duties the commercial team on their daily commercial tasks.


Additional Information

If you are a Commercial Assistant seeking a dynamic and diverse work environment, we're offering:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Opportunities for career progression aligned with the company’s growth
  • Immediate interview for qualified candidates

How to Apply:

If you are ready to be part of our expanding team and contribute to our success, apply today for immediate consideration. Join us on this exciting journey of growth and innovation!

As a business United Living prefer to hire directly and we will be in touch with our PSL Agencies if we require support. We do not accept speculative CVs from agencies. If speculative CVs are sent, no fee will be applicable.

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