Quantity Surveyor Trainee

Recruitment Matters Africa (Pvt) Ltd

Lusaka, Zambia

Our client is looking for a Quantity Surveyor Trainee to join their team.
Duties and responsibilities inmclude but are not subject to: 
  • Assist with sub-contract procurement process including the production and issuing of tender enquiries and analysis.
  • Assist with issuing of subcontract orders and variations and ongoing contract management of costs to final account.
  • Assist with liaising with customer care manager to facilitate the subcontract requirement to cover the defects liability period through to payment of the final retention release.
  • Attend monthly Project Team Meetings on active sites.
  • Assist in the production of commercial reports and updates as necessary to ensure progress and management of project is being maintained.
  • Prelims – assist with the ongoing management of the current cost against the original budget, providing monthly updates of the forecast cost to complete.
  • Assist with the processing of subcontract accounts.
  • Assist with monthly Cost and Margin Reporting reviewing current cost against original budget.
  • Undertake site visits to improve the understanding of construction processes and programme requirements.
  • Possess good time management skills
  • Enjoy working as part of a team but able to work independently, as require
  • Self-motivated and confident
  • Able to communicate well, both verbally and in writing
  • Able to manage their own workload and to support others when needed
  • Able to show initiative and act proactively
  • Flexible and adaptable
Degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management or related engineering discipline
6 months to 1 year quantity surveying internship experience

To apply for this job please visit www.recruitmentmattersafrica.com.