Parsons Corporation Senior Quantity Surveyor in Doha, Qatar

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location:

Doha, Qatar, Qatar

Requisition #:

52697

Post Date:

Opportunity

Parsons is the Project Consultant for the construction supervision of a large prestigious infrastructure project in Qatar. The Work scope comprises roads, highway intersections, bridges and other structures, electrical (HV and LV), potable water, sewerage (foul water) drainage, stormwater drainage networks and other utility/services networks.

Position Overview

The Senior Quantity Surveyor is part of the shared services team and will be providing all necessary assistance to the construction supervision team concerning all financial aspects and contractual matters in the project. He/she will be responsible for the review and approval of interim payments, project variations and other financial matters. The SQS will lead in the analysis and evaluation of all contractor claims and other contractual matters.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Take care of the financial and contractual aspects of the project.

  • Participate, record and prepare the minutes of the progress meetings.

  • Provide support on all financial and contractual matters throughout the work in the project.

  • Convene and chair all commercial meetings.

  • Ensure prompt submittal and completeness of Contractors monthly payment applications and finalize the payment certificates with the assistance of the QS’s.

  • Make sure that all cost and quantity records are streamlined and kept in order by the QS’s.

  • Advise the SRE and REs on measurement procedures and calculation of interim and final quantities.

  • Evaluate the unit rates for new work items with assistance by the QS’s.

  • Establish the way of recording the details and monitor the day works recording and process;

  • Lead in the preparation of variation orders.

  • Lead in the evaluation and recommendation of entitlement of Contractors claims, including presentation and agreement of recommendations to the Contract’s Department of Client and the Engineer (PMC)

  • Advice on contractual matters related to financial issues.

  • Ensure completeness and validity of all contractual requirements.

  • Advise on contractor’s resource allocation.

  • Prepare financial statements for monthly report.

  • Audit payments to Contractors.

  • Check and record measurements of completed work.

  • Monitor contracts final cost estimates.

  • Maintain expenditure records.

  • Review, negotiate and prepare claim settlements with the Contract’s Department of Client and the Engineer (PMC).

  • Coordinate and monitor activities of the Commercial team.

  • Prepare Final Account with all supporting documentation.

Qualification/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering, or related field and 15 years demonstrable experience in Quantity Surveying on major road, highway and general infrastructure projects preferably in the Gulf region.

  • Qualified chartered Quantity Surveyor by a recognised international body such as the Chartered Institute of Buildings (CIOB) or Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).

  • Experience of preparing Bills of Quantities, cost estimates, and the management of claims required.

  • Must have a sound knowledge of contractual relationships.

  • Must be fully computer literate and able to utilise computer technology to access data, maintain records, generate reports, etc. and any project specific engineering and construction relevant software.

  • Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.