Quantity Surveyor

Quantity Surveyor

8-10 years
Not Specified

Job Description

Job Description

We are currently looking for experienced Quantity Surveyorsto join our team currently working on a major residential housing rollout programme in Dubai. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a growing team on high profile project in Dubai.

The Quantity Surveyors will report to the Client Commercial Manager.

  • Will be responsible for organising measurement tasks when preparing estimates / cost plans as part of client change management procedures

  • Draft estimates / cost plans for review and finalisation with senior management.

  • Preparation of BOQ including drafting Preambles / General Requirements.

  • Responsible for on-site and off-site quantity verifications and confirmation with regards to payments and variation works.

  • Responsible for checking and verifications of all contractor payment applications.

  • Supporting Client Commercial Manager in undertaking payment process.

  • Check the materials on and off site and verified delivery and acceptance from the client's representative for payment approval.

  • On site verification of Final Accounts submitted by the Contractors and selected Sub Contractors and Suppliers, adjusting as necessary and providing recommendations to the Client.

  • Prepare and maintain cash flow forecasts for individual packages and site wide work packages.

  • Update Cost report.

  • Carry out cost estimates for all variations/changes or alternative design solutions.

  • Reviewing design development process to identify potential commercial impacts, risks and value management matters.

  • Requirements
    Technical Competencies / Qualifications / Experience

    • Bachelor Degree in Quantity Surveying or related

    • Minimum of 8-10 years experience

    • Computer literate (Cost X Autocad measurement, MS Excel & Word etc.)

    • Knowledge and understanding of the following:

      • Cost planning (concept design, schematic design & detailed design)

      • Measurement / BOQ in POMI & CESMM

      • Collation of Contract Documentation

      • Understanding of FDIC Forms of Contracts

    UAE Industry Experience

    • Residential - low-medium rise housing associate civil / Infrastructure

    • Demonstrate good understanding of compiling unit rates for estimating


    • Chartered - MRICS / working towards MRICS

    • Arabic speaker

    Behavioural Competencies

    • Essential (Planning & time management, influencing skills, customer focus etc.)

    • Self-starter working closely within Client Commercial Team

    • Task orientated

    • Team player but able to work independently with minimum supervision

    • Able to meet set deliverables

    • Punctual

    • Confident

    • Good communication skills, both oral and written

    • Able to act on own initiative and proactive way

    A competitive salary

  • Transportation allowance

  • Medical and life insurance cover

  • Annual leave

  • Medical and life insurance cover

  • Company gratuity scheme

  • Discretionary bonus scheme

  • Annual flight allowance to point of origin

  • Employee Well-Being Programme - 24 hour free advice on financial, legal and family care specialists and also access to personal health, fitness and nutrition consultants

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    Job Source : careers.snclavalin.com

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