- Full time
- @Work In Zimbabwe posted 1 month ago
- Posted : 22 January 2024 -Accepting applications
Career Level Qualified / Experienced
Experience 2 Years
What we do Construction / Engineering
Qualifications Bachelors Degree
A local construction company based in Harare, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their dynamic team. With a strong reputation in the industry, our client has been delivering high-quality construction projects across various sectors.
The Quantity Surveyor will play a crucial role in the company’s operations, ensuring accurate cost management, procurement, and financial control throughout the construction projects.
This position offers an excellent opportunity for a talented Quantity Surveyor to contribute to the company’s continued success and work on exciting projects.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Prepare and analyze accurate cost estimates, budgets, and tender documents for construction projects.
- Conduct comprehensive cost and quantity take-offs, ensuring adherence to project specifications and requirements.
- Collaborate with the project team to develop and monitor project budgets and cash flow forecasts.
- Source and evaluate subcontractor and supplier quotations, negotiate contracts, and manage procurement processes.
- Review and assess variations, claims, and contractual disputes, providing recommendations for resolution.
- Coordinate with project stakeholders to ensure timely delivery of accurate cost reports and financial statements.
- Conduct regular site visits to inspect construction progress, assess quality, and monitor compliance with cost controls.
- Implement effective cost control measures to minimize project costs and maximize profitability.
- Provide guidance and support to junior quantity surveyors and other project team members.
- Stay updated with industry trends, regulations, and best practices in quantity surveying.
Qualifications and Experience:
- Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying or a related field.
- Proven experience as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry.
- Strong knowledge of quantity surveying principles, practices, and techniques.
- Proficient in cost estimation, measurement, and valuation methods.
- Excellent understanding of construction contracts, procurement, and tendering processes.
- Sound knowledge of construction cost management and financial control.
- Proficient in using industry-standard software and tools for quantity surveying.
- Exceptional numerical and analytical skills with a keen eye for detail.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with stakeholders.
- Professional membership or affiliation with relevant industry bodies is desirable.
We encourage qualified individuals from all backgrounds to apply.
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