Senior Quantity Surveyor

Senior Quantity Surveyor

AECOM
8-11 years
Not Specified

Job Description


United Arab Emirates - Dubai, Dubai
Job Summary
The candidate will be providing pre & post contract cost services including procurement services across a number of Aviation packages. They will be responsible for the delivery of all commercial aspects of pre and post contract works from inception of the project through to completion. The Candidate will report to the AECOM Aviation Lead on the project.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Candidate will generally be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Constant interaction with the Client, Engineer and Contractor.

  • Prepare cost reports, cash flows and payment applications and assess variation orders.

  • Manage and Lead Commercial meetings, progress meetings and client meetings.

  • Review and analyse cost information from various sources.

  • Produce works scope documents and subsequent budgets from conceptual plans and specifications.

  • Prepare conceptual estimates from descriptive narratives and other preliminary information.

  • Prepare benchmarking studies to assess the cost effectiveness of design proposals.

  • Prepare cost plans, design cost checks and option cost appraisals during design development.

  • Prepare detailed cost breakdown of components and elements for systems and subsystems.

  • Prepare Bills of Quantities and other tender documentation.

  • Prepare pre-tender estimates to forecast the most probable tender price.

  • Analyse tender returns, recommend negotiating points and participate directly in negotiations.

  • Prepare bid recommendation reports for subcontractors and suppliers.

  • Prepare value engineering cost estimates to assess the significance of potential opportunities.

  • Prepare estimates to assess the cost of changes/ variations and claims.

  • Achieve the highest standards of professional competence and to demonstrate this ability in all dealings with clients and professional contacts, reinforcing the profile of the company.

  • To maintain and develop good relationships with clients, take every opportunity to uphold and increase the profile of the firm as a provider of professional, premium quality services to the construction industry.

  • Works on packages of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors and appropriate problem solving. Acts as an advisor to subordinates to resolve technical problems.

Minimum Requirements

  • Familiar with all Contract types including FIDIC.

  • Familiar with all procurement methods including Traditional, Design & Build, PPP, EPC etc

  • Thorough understanding of Conditions of Contract and contractual issues.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills (English).

  • Ability to independently perform highly complex professional assignments.

  • Excellent understanding of construction materials, means and methods.

  • Strong understanding of UAE market pricing.

  • Proactive working mentality

  • Ability to liaise with Client & Design teams on technical issues.

  • Minimum 8 year's experience in the industry.

  • Achieved or actively working towards MRICS or equivalent accreditation.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and/or Engineering (or equivalent) from an accredited, internationally recognized institution or University. Achieved or actively working towards MRICS or equivalent accreditation.

What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to 'make amazing happen' in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.
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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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