Friday, 17 February 2012

Quantity Surveyor Job in Kenya

We are a leading construction company with operations spanning the East Africa region.

In line with growing business needs, the following position has arisen;

Quantity Surveyor

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.
Requirements
  • Degree in Building Economics.
  • Proven record of at least 6 years of which 2 years should be specific to roads in a reputable organisation.
  • 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 on or before 21st February 2012 to willemgons@gmail.com

Clearly indicating QS 02/12 on the email subject.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted