• Independent multi-sector recruitment specialist

Commercial Assistant

Commercial Assistant

Major Recruitment are currently seeking a Commercial Assistant for our client based in the Elland/Halifax area.

Job Description:

This is a new permanent full-time position for an Assistant to join our commercial team at our Elland office. Working within a small team your role will cover a variety of duties and will offer the opportunity to make a real difference.

Ideally you will have experience working in a commercial office or perhaps a new graduate having studied quantity surveying or business studies.

Main Duties:

  • Client liaison
  • Reading drawings & quantifying works
  • Pricing small lining contracts
  • Preparing bills of quantities ready for invoicing
  • Communicating with the contracting team to handover small contracts
  • Progress reports
  • General office duties

Although training will be given, the key requirements for the role are:

  • Experience in working in an office environment
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications – In particular working with excel
  • Self-motivated
  • Work & communicate well as part of a small team or work on own initiative
  • Good attention to detail

Salary – £25,000 per annum + annual bonus

Working hours – 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday


  • Company pension scheme
  • Good/friendly working environment
  • Private healthcare (after 6 months) for spouse & immediate family

This is an interesting and varied role with great prospects to develop within a growing business.