Quantity Surveyor Job in Kenya

Quantity Surveyor

Our client a leading integrated engineering contractor wishes to recruit a Quantity Surveyor. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Quantity Surveyor will be charged with the following responsibilities; 

  • Preparation of budget/preliminary cost estimate from preliminary drawings with view of establishing cost limit. Cost check during detailed design to ensure budget conforms to design.
  • Taking measurements on site and from detailed drawings and preparing bills of quantities.
  • Pricing bills of quantities.
  • Cost control during implementation by costing change orders (variations) and advising on financial implications.
  • Preparation of periodic/interim valuations of work done for issuance of certificate of payment by the Resident Engineer.
  • Advising on the cost implications of design alternatives if considered
  • Participating in tender action for the project.
  • Preparation of tender analysis and evaluation reports for the project.
  • Preparation of cash-flow projections (on the basis of the chosen tender and its construction program) to advice on the firm pattern of financial commitment throughout the project.
  • Re-measure all provisional works as they are executed.
  • Degree in Building Economics.
  • Proven record of at least 8 years of which 3 years should be specific to roads in a reputable organisation.
  • Be a registered I.Q.S.K member.
  • Experience in greater East Africa road projects preferred.
  • Knowledge of PRINCE 2 Model will be an added advantage.
  • Flexibility to varying working hours.
  • A mature individual with high level of discretion and unquestionable integrity.
  • This position is to be filled immediately.
Interested candidates should submit their application and detailed CV, copies of certificates and a list of work done on or before 27th July 2012 to willemgons@gmail.com clearly indicating the position on the email subject. 
A very competitive remuneration package commensurate with experience and qualifications will be offered to the right candidate.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: July 23, 2012 — 1:10 pm