Quantity Surveyor

Building & Architecture

Nigeria - Lagos | Full Time | NGN 250,000 - 400,000

Job Description/Requirements

Essential Job Function:

  • Price/ forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project.
  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities, reports and other documentation.
  • Track changes to the design and/or construction and adjust budget projections accordingly. 
  • Procure or agree on the services of the contractors and/or subcontractors who work on the construction of the project.
  • Measure and value the work done on-site.
  • Pay Subcontractors.
  • Liaise with the client and other construction professionals such as the Project Manager, Construction Manager and Site Supervisor.  
  • Visitation of various sites as required.
  • Establishing and maintaining professional relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Documenting changes in design and updating budgets.
  • Scrutinizing maintenance and material costs as well as contracts to ensure the best deals.


  • Minimum HND/ Bachelor’s Degree in QuantitySurveying
  • Professional of The Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors or recognized equivalent 
  • AUTOCAD working knowledge desirable

Technical Requirement:

  • Architectural & Engineering Design Interpretation 
  • Engineering material, costs & specifications 

Knowledge Requirement:

  • Construction Industry Dynamics 
  • Engineering and Technology 
  • Construction Estimating or Finance Experience

Skills Required:

  • Strong analytical and critical thinking 
  • Ability to organize, plan and Strategize 
  • Excellent negotiating and interpersonal skills 
  • Great Networking ability
  • Team playing

Work Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years post NYSC relevant experience in similar roles

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