Quantity Surveyor – Nairobi, Kenya

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Our client, a project management company with a goal to deliver quality projects to their clients is looking to recruit a. The successful candidates will be responsible for estimating and controlling costs for the company’s major projects. He or She Must have at least a minimum of 2 years of experience as a Quantity Surveyor working for a contractor company.

Key Requirements:

  • Preparation of budget/preliminary cost estimate from preliminary drawings.
  • Cost checks during detailed design to ensure budget conforms to design.
  • Advising on design economies and financial implications of project proposals.
  • Preparation and pricing of Bills of Quantities, detailed specifications, and schedule of materials & Labor.
  • Cost monitoring & control during construction and forecasting potential financial implications.
  • Preparation of periodic/interim valuations of work done.
  • Monitoring materials requisition and consumption on site.
  • Monitoring Labor schedules and sub-contractors’ bills and payments.
  • Advising on the cost implications of any design changes.
  • Preparation of project financial appraisals.
  • Represent the company in meetings with the client and consultants.


  • A Degree in Quantity Surveying.
  • Minimum 2 years quantity surveying experience gained in a busy construction company.
  • Must have worked for a contractor previously.
  • Must be computer literate. Proficiency in Google suites will be an added advantage.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Must be capable of working on projects with very tight deadlines.
  • Must be flexible to varying working hours.
  • A mature individual with a high level of discretion and unquestionable integrity.

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Salary: Monthly Gross Salary of Ksh. 50,000 (Approx. 351 USD.)
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Career Level: Entry Leevl
Job Type: Full Time
Deadline for applications: 23/08/2023