2 days old
2018-04-192018-05-19

Quantity Surveyor, Dubai

Aecom
Dubai
  • Job Code
    23339-1231925
Company AECOM

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor, Dubai

JobID: 23339-1231925

Location: Dubai, ARE

Description: **Business Line** Program, Cost, Consultancy

**Position Title** Quantity Surveyor, Dubai

United Arab Emirates - Dubai

Dubai

**Job Summary**

AECOM is currently seeking to hire Quantity Surveyor to be based at Dubai, As a Quantity Surveyor you will provide a comprehensive, accurate and value driven service for large, high profile and exciting key commercial, corporate and residential clients.

Working independently or supervising others to provide quantity surveying deliverables of varying complexity both pre- and/or post-contract.

**Job Duties:**

+ Feasibility estimates, cost planning (presenting with no supervision), contract procurement, tender documentation, value engineering and commercial awareness, fee generation, dispute resolution, post contract management (competent in cost reporting).

+ Be aware of and develop marketing opportunities and where appropriate bring to the attention of Directors and the Business Development Department, in order that they may assist in following up potential leads enabling the development of new business.

+ Undertakes responsibilities independently and/or under very general supervision, where work is reviewed for soundness of judgement and accuracy

+ Provides expertise and supervision utilizing more than one competence on projects of varying scope and complexity

+ Provides expertise and supervision with implementing, maintaining and monitoring cost control procedures throughout the duration of a project

+ Provides expertise and supervision with providing necessary input related to financial claims

+ Provides expertise and supervision with evaluating variations, additions and omissions, etc, and incorporating these into monthly cost reports

+ Provides expertise and supervision with preparing, pricing and negotiating change orders with clients and contractors

+ Regularly completes snapshots and promotes the use of QA processes in Uniphi.

**Specific Skills Required :**

+ High level of literacy skills in English. Arabic speaking considered a benefit.

+ Good working knowledge of FIDIC contracts or similar

+ Good working knowledge of CESMM3/4

+ Excellent working knowledge of industry practices

+ To be a team player on a major project

+ Knowledge of cost planning techniques, budget management and change control

+ Ability to present confidently

+ Ability to act with discretion and safeguarding confidentiality of project data.

+ Astute financial management and control of project resources.

+ Computer Literate, with specific experience in Cost Management software programs

**Person Specification :**

+ A dynamic, forward thinking person with the skills to self-manage

+ Presentable and personable, this individual will be a team player and comfortable with working in a large team and dynamic environment.

+ Build successful working relationships with internal departments

+ Ability to handle multiple tasks and establish priorities for the timely completion of work.

+ High level of professionalism, initiative and creativity.

+ Problem solving/lateral thinking skills.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Significant experience in the Commercial Market with experience and training within a PQS business.

+ A minimum of 10 years’ experience with large scale projects.

+ Middle East experience preferred

+ Infrastructure projects experience is essential

+ DM projects (Sewerage & Drainage Networks) including NDM pipe laying methods

+ Communication and formal English language skills are considered essential.

+ Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and/or Engineering from an accredited, internationally recognized institution or University

+ Demonstrates expertise in one or more specialist competencies

+ Working towards MRICS or equivalent accreditation preferred or recently acquired.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Ideally Degree Qualified in Quantity Surveying or similar qualification and hold Chartered status.

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Quantity Surveying_

**_Business Group_** _Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)_

**_Country_** _United Arab Emirates_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _179700BR_

_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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