Quantity Surveyor

Full Time1 week ago
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Job Description

Create and implement new purchasing strategies to achieve continued cost reductions and simplification of processes.
Purchase items or services that meet the organization's quantity and quality requirements.
Contracts with subcontractors and suppliers should be negotiated for the best possible pricing terms.
Explore novel materials for design and cost reduction
Ensure that all subcontractors and suppliers produce proof of product insurance coverage
Ensure firm awareness and compliance with all applicable building codes and local construction regulations.
Using computer software, produce reports and statistics.
Contribute to the upkeep of the company's quality control programme
Utilize technology, safety precautions, and information exchange to improve productivity and profitability.
Manage change order requests and anticipate future need
Manage materials/equipment inventory
Maintain and implement each project's construction form and budget
Create job specifications, estimate impending demand, assist in resolving invoicing or contract disputes, and manage requests for change orders.
Issue purchase orders for the acquisition and shipment of materials and equipment for projects.
Ensuring compliance with project budgets and give an analysis of variances, as well as assure proper take-offs, in order to ensure budget accuracy.

Requirements

Quantity Survey and other relevant Bachelor's Degree.
Minimum of 5 years' experience in quantity surveying
A solid understanding of construction.
Competent with industry-standard software
Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building abilities.
Teamwork.
Effective bargaining skills
Good attention to detail.
Capacity for organization, planning, and strategy.