Senior Project Surveyor - Military veterans preferred

2019-12-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Riyadh
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Ar Riyad, Riyadh

Job Summary

The Senior Quantity Surveyor will provide a comprehensive, accurate and value driven service for Clients. He/ She will also be responsible for junior staff and will provide support and supervision

Duties & Responsibilities:

The main responsibilities will be to perform cost management duties both pre and post contract on infrastructure and building projects. The Senior Quantity Surveyor will generally be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Assist Associates/ Directors in leading and delivery of all aspects of quantity surveying from inception of a project through to completion.

  • 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.

  • Produces cost estimates at concept, scheme and detailed design stage.

  • Oversee the production of a detailed BOQ for tender.

  • Manage the tender process, review and analyse tender returns and prepare a recommendation to the client.

  • Input into value and risk management workshops as required by the client.

  • As a cost manager, ensures that the project remains on budget through the design and construction phases.

  • Assesses and values progress payments and change requests.

  • Reviews and compares scopes of work, production rates, and cost data.

  • Preparation of earned value reports.

  • Prepares, reviews, and updates cash-flows.

  • Estimates variation orders for Subcontractors/GC Contractors.

  • Reviews and evaluates payment certificates for Subcontractors/GC Contractor.

  • Evaluates and negotiates variations and change orders in liaison with the Contract Administrator, Commercial Manager, Design and Construction Team.

  • Evaluates and negotiates final accounts settlements.

Specific skills required:

  • Familiar with using Cost X software or other cost planning software would be an advantage

  • Good understanding of preparing cost plans to elemental detail

  • Through understanding of Conditions of Contract and contractual issues

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to provide specialist services in support of project requirements

  • Independently performs highly complex professional assignments

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 14 years experience since obtaining maximum educational qualification

  • Experience within the Middle East region preferred

Additional Comments:

  • Arabic speaker would be an advantage

  • Should be prepared to Travel within KSA for work as necessary

Preferred Qualifications

  • ?Bachelor’s Degree in Quantity Surveying

  • Accredited MRICS member (or working towards membership)

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.

Job Category Quantity Surveying

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Saudi Arabia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 230010BR

Clearance Required No

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.