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Quantity Surveyor

Ref MAX8833 Consultant Steve Thomas Region Other Asia Location Tokyo, Japan Salary DOA Salary Band Up to £59,999 TypePermanent Job Posted 06/12/2019

A really exciting short term fast track fixed term QS contract, based in Tokyo, Japan.  A post contract building contracting Quantity Surveying job with responsibility for Cost and Contract Management of a number of Key Sub-Contract packages delivering building venues for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Project Details

A really exciting short term fast track fixed term QS contract, based in Tokyo, Japan.
A post contract building contracting Quantity Surveying job with responsibility for Cost and Contract Management of a number of Key Sub-Contract packages delivering building venues for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.

Responsibilities and Duties

Quantity Surveyor required to perform:

  • Management of Key Sub Contract Packages.
  • Carrying out monthly valuations.
  • Negotiating variations with suppliers.
  • Managing the flow of change requests / variations from the Client and turning these into packages for pricing by suppliers.
  • Financial Reporting including spend to date, payments received and constant reviews of the anticipated final account of key packages.
  • Closing out final accounts with suppliers.
  • Assisting with the negotiation of variations with the Client.
  • Regular site visits and progress meetings.

Desired Skills and Experience

Quantity Surveyor must have experience as follows:

  • Minimum 2 years’ post graduate experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • High organisational skills – this is a role with multiple contracts and therefore organisation and presentation is key.
  • Strong Communication skills - ability to negotiate and communicate with Clients and Suppliers.

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • BSc in Quantity Surveying (or similar).

Employing Company Overview and Profile

A dynamic international contractor working on high value fast track construction projects.
Full details supplied to shortlisted applicants.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

  •  Competitive salary depending on experience.
  • Accommodation paid for in Tokyo (within 25 minutes by train of the head office).
  • Per Diem allowance.
  • Relocation flights and Repatriation flights also included.

This role requires a start in January 2020 and is currently a fixed term contract ending 31st August 2020.

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