Senior Quantity Surveyor – AECOM – UAE


AECOM Senior Quantity Surveyor in Dubai- United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates – Dubai- Dubai
Job Summary
Accountable for a variety of complex deliverables throughout the lifecycle of
a project. Accountable for briefing the team on the project scope to ensure
roles and responsibilities are understood. Manages the resources on a project
and within the established budget. Monitors and manages the performance of
Project Surveyors and other direct reports. Functioning as a Deputy Project
Manager on ePM on at least one active project. Assists with managing project
services and projects using ePM and other systems as relevant. Ensures all
deliverables comply fully with the IMS- QA / QC including the use of Uniphi

Minimum Requirements

Demonstrated experience managing building and / or infrastructure projects. Experience supervising others. Middle East experience preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and / or Engineering from an accredited- internationally recognised institution or University. MRICS or equivalent accreditation required

What We Offer

When you join AECOM- you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the
most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time- addressing
the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations
to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth- flexibility and
creativity- as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion- diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are- how we act and what we aspire to- which comes
down to not only

delivering a better world – but working to |make amazing happen| in each
neighborhood- community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer-
we believe in each person`s potential- and we`ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 220610BR

Clearance Required No

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.

Contracts Manager wanted – AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
AECOM is currently seeking to hire SQS / Contracts Manager to be based at Dubai.
Reporting to the Senior Contract Manager, this role will be responsible to support contract pre and post contract procurement and contract management activities.
The SQS / Contracts Manager is responsible for negotiating the terms and conditions of contracts and ensuring compliance with the terms and conditions during the Contract administration phase, as well as documenting and agreeing on any changes or amendments that may arise during the Contract period.

The SQS / Contracts Manager provides guidance and assistance to Project Managers on all contract matters.
Job Duties:
Budget, procurement and commercial management of contracts pre, during and post Contract
Work with Designers, service streams and Contractors to manage and control contract scope and cost within budget
Support procurement and the production of pricing schedules for tendering, working closely with Employers Procurement Commercial Managers
Coordinate and / or prepare documentation for tendering and review prior to issue. Tender evaluation, reporting and recommendations
Monitor and record that insurances, bonds, warranties and guarantees are in place.

Manage day to day commercial activities of contracts during their post contract phase including agreement of scope change, valuation of works completed, cash flow forecasts and actuals and recommend final accounts on completion

Regular financial reporting of contract costs versus budget, liaising with the Finance team and identifying cost impacts of design scope changes, anticipated changes and design / delivery risks

Supporting the Senior Commercial Manager to coordinate the timely commercial delivery to ensure the success of the project

Liaise with Finance to receive all relevant cost date for incorporation into the Programme Cost Report

Deliver additional tasks that may be delegated or assigned from time to time

Ensure compliance to Policies, Procedures and Regulations as applicable to ensure all legal and regulatory requirements are met, and report on deviation

Prepares correspondence and maintains records necessary to ensure the effective administration of all Contractual matters.

Administration, review and settlement of claims, resolution of disputes and contract change negotiations.

Assists the Project Manager in contract close-out procedures to ensure that all terms and conditions of contracts have been complied with prior to final payment to contractor.

Makes amendments to contractual documents as required.

Provides contractual advice in the evaluation of Interim and Final Payment Certificates

Provides direct liaison with the Client project team

Specific Skills Required:

Excellent knowledge of FIDIC Forms of Contract.

Effective (English) oral and written communication skills are required and the Contracts Manager must be able to effectively communicate with all members of the project team, and be client and contractor facing.

Conversant with regulatory, legislative and industrial changes to review if changes are needed to contracts.

Must be able to operate under a degree of autonomy.

Must be able to directly negotiate Contractual matters with the Contractors, for the Senior Contracts Managers final approval.

Proven track record in the construction industry.

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.

Additional Comments:

Self-driven & resourceful to achieve goals independently and in groups.

Strong planning and organization skills

Attention to detail.

Committed to safety outcomes.

Good commercial sense

Good personal organisational management skills

Excellent team working skills

Excellent writing and communication skills

Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines effectively and efficiently.

Flexible to changing requirements

Minimum Requirements

Minimum 8 years of experience in the engineering and construction industry is required, with good knowledge of Commercial & contract management, administration, budget and cost control, variation and claims management, and the determination of final accounts.

Experience working in the Middle East is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications

RICS / MRICS preferred

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Law or similar.

Quantity Surveyor wanted at AECOM – Dubai

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Job Summary
AECOM is currently seeking Quantity Surveyor, 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.
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).
Drive performance standards through expert communication and effective use of the performance management process.

Work on projects of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors and appropriate problem solving.

Manage projects effectively using APIC, Pinnacle/ePMP and other appropriate management systems/protocols.

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.

Minimum Requirements

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

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

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Arab Emirates

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197919BR