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Lead Commercial Quantity Surveyor

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Ghana
Salary$200k - $150k (USD)
Job TypeTemporary
Experience15+ years

Job Description

A leading Western Australian based Engineering Consultancy firm has a vacancy for a Lead Commercial Quantity Surveyor to be based in Ghana on a 2 year project. This position is fly in fly out of your point of hire and will work an 8 weeks on, 2 weeks off rotation.

The successful candidate will display the following skills and experience:

• Undergraduate qualification in commerce, business or engineering

• 15+ years experience in Contracts Engineering/Management roles

• Strong working experience on resources projects, ideally minerals processing projects

• Previous experience leading and mentoring a team

• Demonstrated knowledge and experience utilising cost estimating techniques

• High-level knowledge of contract law and contract document requirements

• Previous experience working on a remote sites / locations (Ideally in Africa

• Demonstrated ability to achieve consistently high standards within both budgetary and schedule constraints)

• Extremely well-developed written and verbal communication skills

Reporting to the Project Manager and based on site you will be responsible for developing policies, procedures and processes for the preparation, evaluation, award, administration and close out of all contracts and consultancy service agreements for the project.

Other duties will include:

• Developing contract management plans, schedules and budgets for each contract, and ensure that the contract is

delivered in accordance with these controls

• Ensuring that communications with contractors, claims or disputes with contractors are resolved in a timely and

effective manner

• Supervise, lead and mentor the site based Contracts team

• Controlling all formal contractual communications to ensuring that contractual correspondence/ notices from the

contractors are responded to in a timely manner in accordance with the relevant contract.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 605 3312. You can also contact Jotham on 021 555 0432.

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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