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Senior Quantity Surveyor

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Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

JobID: 23339-1225580

Location: Dubai, ARE

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

**Position Title** Senior Quantity Surveyor

United Arab Emirates - Dubai


**Job Summary**

AECOM is currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to be based at UAE.

The Senior Quantity Surveyor is charged with the responsibility of correlating information relating to all financial aspects of an assigned project. He / she should be aware of all financial matters and maintaining of quantity books and shall advise the Project Manager regarding all financial matters.

He / she will have a thorough knowledge of the procedures and instructions and efficiently keep current all project records related to quantity surveying. You will be able, from these records, to impart any available information to the Project Manager for proper administration of the project.

Job Details:

+ Assist 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 primary project cost controller, 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:

+ Previous experience on RTA projects.

+ Considerable knowledge of the principles and practices of cost management.

+ Knowledge of the principles of management, organization and administration.

+ Knowledge of the standard procurement practices.

+ Computer literate in all Microsoft applications.

+ Knowledge of Cost X and BIM software preferable.

+ Ability to communicate effectively with Clients and other project team members

+ Excellent leadership skills

+ Strong verbal and written communication skills.

+ Excellent time management and prioritization and able to manage pressure and meet deadlines.

Person Specification (Behavioral Attributes):

+ Safeguard - To operate ethically and with integrity, while prioritising safety and security in all that you do

+ Be decisive - Know how to prioritize, advocate focus and accountability

+ Be impactful - Use clear and frequent communications, drive execution and results.

+ Be client-focused - Be collaborative, innovative and strategic.

+ Be the role model - Lead by example, demand excellence, maintain safety and integrity as top priorities.

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

+ Problem solving/lateral thinking skills.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Minimum of 12+ years’ experience (BSc QS + 10 years of post-degree or MSc QS + 8 years of post-degree) is required in the Quantity Surveying field, ideally applicants would have spent a significant time working on large scale projects,

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Quantity Surveying

+ Accredited MRICS member (or working towards membership).

**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._** _177075BR_

_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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