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Quantity Surveyor

Closing: Apr 10, 2024

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Published: Mar 26, 2024 (27 days ago)

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Qualifications & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years of experience in a Quantity Surveyor role within the construction industry.
  • Membership of The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors would be preferable.
  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably with mid-level experience.
  • Strong knowledge of real estate, construction methodology, and industry standards.
  • Proficiency in using measuring software like AUTOCAD, Planswift and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills.
  • Solid understanding of contract administration and procurement processes.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently, with excellent time management and organization skills.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering accurate and high-quality work.
  • Interior and architectural projects have provided me with valuable insights into the unique challenges and intricacies of this field.

Skills & Competence Requirements:

  • Good financial and numeracy management skills: : As a Quantity Surveyor, you need numerical prowess to guide other surveyors through cost estimation processes. Mathematical knowledge is essential during the budgeting and tendering process.
  • Negotiation skills: As a Quantity Surveyor, you negotiate contracts on behalf of your organization. Hence, you need good negotiation skills to get the best value for money and good contracts for your organization.
  • Analytical skills: Reviews projected and actual financial reports. You need to analyze the reports and recommend ways to prevent deviations from budgets. Analytical skills help you analyze the reports and contractual terms.
  • Leadership skills: as a quantity surveyor, you need exceptional leadership skills to guide other quantity surveyors. You also need to motivate and inspire construction workers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be detail-oriented, process and goal driven
  • Methodical way of thinking
  • Good knowledge of construction
  • The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily
  • A clear understanding of HSE building regulations and legal guidelines.
Responsibilities
Qualifications & Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 4 - 6 years of experience in a Quantity Surveyor role within the construction industry.
  • Membership of The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors would be preferable.
  • Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably with mid-level experience.
  • Strong knowledge of real estate, construction methodology, and industry standards.
  • Proficiency in using measuring software like AUTOCAD, Planswift and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills.
  • Solid understanding of contract administration and procurement processes.
  • Strong communication and negotiation skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently, with excellent time management and organization skills.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering accurate and high-quality work.
  • Interior and architectural projects have provided me with valuable insights into the unique challenges and intricacies of this field.

Skills & Competence Requirements:

  • Good financial and numeracy management skills: : As a Quantity Surveyor, you need numerical prowess to guide other surveyors through cost estimation processes. Mathematical knowledge is essential during the budgeting and tendering process.
  • Negotiation skills: As a Quantity Surveyor, you negotiate contracts on behalf of your organization. Hence, you need good negotiation skills to get the best value for money and good contracts for your organization.
  • Analytical skills: Reviews projected and actual financial reports. You need to analyze the reports and recommend ways to prevent deviations from budgets. Analytical skills help you analyze the reports and contractual terms.
  • Leadership skills: as a quantity surveyor, you need exceptional leadership skills to guide other quantity surveyors. You also need to motivate and inspire construction workers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be detail-oriented, process and goal driven
  • Methodical way of thinking
  • Good knowledge of construction
  • The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily
  • A clear understanding of HSE building regulations and legal guidelines.

Job Description

  • We are seeking a skilled and experienced Mid-Level Quantity Surveyor to join our dynamic team.
  • As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in the cost management and financial control of construction projects.
  • Your primary responsibility will be conducting feasibility studies to estimate materials and labor costs, Preparing, negotiating and analyzing costs for tenders and contracts, Coordination of work effort, Advising on a range of legal and contractual issues, Valuing completed work and arranging for payments
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Quantity Surveying and possess excellent analytical and communication skills.

Job Duties

  • Communicate with the management, contractors and sub-contractors on the adjustments to cost estimates to facilitate a smooth transition of information.
  • Conduct negotiations during the course of the project in order to ensure issues are resolved.
  • Control project scope to meet project objectives in order to enhance project deliverables and key work activities.
  • Monitor project costs to ensure the objectives of the project are achieved in accordance with building contract law.
  • Oversee and ensure compliance with standards.
  • Prepare cost analysis and form cost reduction strategies to ensure the overall value is enhanced for the project.
  • Prepare tender and contract documents in accordance with the building and construction regulations.
  • Provide advice on contractual claims so that the project scope is managed.
  • Conduct accurate quantity takeoffs, measurements, and cost estimates for construction projects.
  • Prepare detailed bills of quantities (BOQ) and tender documents.
  • Analyze project specifications, drawings, and other relevant documents to identify potential cost savings and value engineering opportunities.
  • Assist in the preparation and evaluation of tender submissions.
  • Carry out cost planning and cost control activities throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Collaborate with project managers, architects, engineers, and contractors to ensure project cost objectives are met.
  • Monitor and track project expenses, variations, and contractual obligations.
  • Prepare regular progress reports, cost forecasts, and final accounts.
  • Conduct periodic site visits to assess progress, verify quantities, and evaluate project costs.

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