Quantity Surveyor – Construction Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

Quantity Surveyor – Construction Jobs in Nairobi, Kenya

Job Title:
  • Quantity Surveyor – Construction
    Location:
  • Nairobi

    Our client is in the building and construction industry mainly dealing with commercial projects.

    They seek to hire a competent and qualified Quantity Surveyor who will be tasked with keeping a close eye on project finances and contractual relationships.

    Responsibilities

  • Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work
  • Performing risk, value management and cost control
  • Assisting in establishing project requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Identifying, analyzing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Preparing and analyzing costing for tenders
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Analyzing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments
  • Maintaining awareness of the different or multiple ongoing projects
  • Understanding the implications of health and safety regulations

    Qualifications
  • Degree or higher diploma in Quantity survey
  • At least 5 – 7 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Must be a registered member of BORAQS & IQSK
  • Impressive numeracy skills to
    handle the financial and mathematical demands of the role.
  • A thorough technical understanding of building construction methods
  • MS Office proficiency (Word, Excel and Power-point) with excellent command of oral and written English and Kiswahili
  • Possess business etiquette with a strong work ethic, high level of honesty/integrity, results oriented, ability to deliver under pressure
  • Ability to read architectural drawings and have an appreciation of construction processes

    How to Apply
  • If you are up to the challenge, possess the necessary qualification and experience; please send your CV only quoting the job title on the email subject (Quantity Surveyor-Construction) to jobs@corporatestaffing.co.ke before 2nd February 2019.

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