Commercial Assistant/Trainee

Job Description:

As a Commercial Assistant/Trainee, your career is all about managing the costs of a project. You will gain experience of Estimating, Material Buying, and Quantity Surveying. This will include preparing tender and contract documents, weighing up commercial risks, procuring a top-class supply chain and managing payments for completed work.


  • Provide support to senior members of the Commercial Team
  • Assist in the production of contract documentation
  • Visit projects to undertake measurement of work on site
  • Take an active role in the assessment of both material and sub contractor quotations
  • Assist in the verification of sub contract applications for payment
  • Recognise the importance of relationships and build these across the business as well as with external partners
  • Take personal responsibility for making things happen
  • Take a role in finding solutions to overcome barriers

Desirable Skills And Experience:

  • To be considered for this Commercial Assistant/Trainee role you should have the following experience, skills, and attributes:
  • An interest in pursuing a career in construction or property development.
  • Proficient in using all Microsoft packages
  • Have the competence and drive to work to the highest standards
  • High attention to detail
  • Good organisational and time management skills
  • Full UK driving licence


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