Managing Quantity Surveyor - Infrastructure Project - Lagos, NigeriaMy client is a leading construction company in Africa who are charged with the delivery of a range of projects across Nigeria and Ghana. They are seeking a Managing Quantity Surveyor to join them on a permanent basis. You will work within a Project organisation structure working closely with a Team providing a range of Quantity Surveying duties from project inception through to completion. You must have a sound working knowledge of cost management, measurement, change management, evaluation and preparation of payment applications and value management. You must have at least 10-15 years' on-site experience and must be able to run 3-4 small projects on your own. The team in Nigeria is relatively inexperienced so we are seeking someone that can fulfill the role of manager, as well as mentor, and therefore someone who generally gets on well with other team members.Our client is currently working in various parts of Nigeria, so whilst you will be based in Lagos, it will still be expected of you to travel between various projects, as well as between Nigeria and Ghana occasionally. Ideal Qualifications include:10-15yrs + of previous experience within civil engineering projects.Good contractual knowledge, as you will be responsible for all contractual aspects of the various projects such as Contract negotiation, drafting of subcontractor appointments, as well as claim procedures.Ability and willingness to run 3-4 small projects on your own.Ability to identify and resolve problems at an early stage.Accurate with good attention to detail and highly organised.A good negotiator and communicator.Good written and spoken English language skills.Experience in Africa and in particular Nigeria is preferred. This is an excellent opportunity to join growing company in the region and take home a competitive salary and benefits package.If this role is of interest, please get in touch.
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