Vacancy Number: 4925
Location: Accra
Date Posted: 19 November, 2020
Job Expires: 26 November, 2020


We are seeking a skilled, reliable, efficient quantity surveyor to join our growing organization. In this
position, you will estimate the costs of construction projects, working with Managing Director,
Project Manager, Financial Manager,Contractors and Builders to provide the most cost-effective
plans that meet high-quality standards. You must have strong organizational and communication
skills in order to manage and direct development plans.



Review architectural plans and prepare quantity needs
Estimate the quantity and costs of materials
Price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project
Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
Set budgets for payments, inventory needs, and materials
Track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjust budget projections accordingly
Negotiate with contractors and subcontractors
Keep track of construction materials and inventory
Identify potential financial or construction risks
Prepare payments for contractors and subcontractors
Document progress, materials, and reports on project
Source maintenance costs and facilities management for clients
Develop and maintain working relationships with Managing Director, Project manager, Financial
Manager, Contractors and Subcontractors
Utilize software to calculate, record, and track inventory and estimates
Analyze completed projects to determine ROI and compare costs


Bachelor’s degree in quantity surveying & construction management, or related field
2- 4 years of general construction estimating experience, financial experience, construction
experience, or related field preferably in the food or real estate industry.
Proficient in computer skills and Microsoft Office Suite
Able to analyze financial records and apply data to improved results
Strong aptitude for numbers, spreadsheets, and financial reports
Experienced at compiling and following strict budgets; strong estimating and financial analysis skills
In-depth understanding of construction, materials, pricing, and industry