Senior Quantity Surveyor

Ref
MAX5166
Consultant
Steve Thomas
Region
Macau
Location
Macau
Salary
Negotiable
Job Posted
17/01/2014
Type
Permanent
Status
 

Responsibilities and Duties

You will have commercial responsibility for a section of works on a major Macau casino project.
  • Working on the letting of subcontracts & handle all related contractual issues
  • Assist with the recruitment and management of a full team of quantity surveyors and commercial staff which may reach around 70 at is peak on site.
  • Advise on methods of resolving contractual issues
  • Management of variations & applications for payment & to ensure that they are issued on time & that entitlements are protected
  • Accurately monitor expected performance and financial return on all projects and report progress V targets to senior management at regular intervals.
  • Hold regular positive and productive progress meetings with the casino client and their representatives in order to maintain good relations.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Major build project experience is essential ideally in mixed use construction and including towers and podium construction
  • Previous experience in a QS or Senior QS level role is essential
  • Macau, Hong Kong or Asia experience desired although some international/overseas experience would be satisfactory
  • A proven strong but diplomatic management style is needed to ensure commercial clarity & progress is maintained throughout the project lifecycle
  • Strong communication skills and previous experience in a senior or management role is needed along with strong literacy, numeracy and computer skills
  • Macau ID or HKID advantageous but not essential

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

  • A degree level formal qualification in quantity surveying, commercial management or another relevant field is highly desirable
  • A professional qualification such as MRICS, HKIS, MCIOB, MInstCES, ACIArb etc would be advantageous.

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