Quantity Surveyor

Stores Specialists, Inc.

  • Makati, Philippines
    2/F Alco Bldg., Sen. Gil Puyat Buendia, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
    Metro Manila
  • Full time
Posted 3 months ago and deadline of application is on 5 May
Recruiter was hiring a day ago

Quantity Surveyor

Stores Specialists, Inc.

Job Description

  • Prepares tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities or schedule of quantities with the Construction Officer and/or the Local Designer;
  • Evaluate tenders from contractors and subcontractors and, where appropriate, negotiate with the contractors;
  • Undertakes cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work;
  • Assists in establishing a brand’s requirements and undertakes feasibility studies;
  • Performs risk, value management and cost control;
  • Advises on procurement strategy;
  • Identifies, analyze and develops responses to commercial risks;
  • Prepares and analyze costings for tenders;
  • Provides advice on contractual claims;
  • Analyze outcomes and writes detailed progress reports;
  • Maintains awareness of the different building contracts in current use;
  • Works to keep the project on time
  • Works to keep the project within the budget
  • Ensures that construction costs and production are managed as efficiently as possible

Minimum Qualifications

  • Licensed Civil Engineer or Architect
  • 2 years relevant working experience as a Quantity Surveyor
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Filipino, both written and oral
  • Possess impressive numeracy skills to handle the financial and mathematical calculations
  • Organised and methodological with a keen eye for detail
  • Demonstrates innovative approaches to problem solving
  • Good negotiator-Ability to negotiate across the various levels of any construction environment
  • High degree of personal motivation
  • Commercial acumen
  • Team Player-ability to work as part of a close knit management team
  • Can manage numerous activities / projects simultaneously both short and long term.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and with the minimum of supervision
  • Outgoing personality essential for dealing directly with Clients and their design team
  • Flexibility with regard to working across all areas of the business, and hours to meet the requirements of this challenging position
  • Proficient with Microsoft software
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Industry knowledge and understanding

Perks and Benefits

  • Paid Vacation Leave Paid Vacation Leave
  • Paid Sick Leave Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Bereavement/Family Leave Paid Bereavement/Family Leave
  • Maternity & Paternity Leave Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Retirement Benefit Plans Retirement Benefit Plans
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans Medical, Prescription, Dental, or Vision Plans
  • Employee Discounts Employee Discounts

Licenses and Certifications

  • Civil Engineer
  • Architect

Jobs Summary

Job level
Associate / Supervisor
Job category
Architecture and Engineering
Educational requirement
Bachelor's degree graduate
Recruiter response to application
Office Address
2/F Alco Bldg., Sen. Gil Puyat Buendia, Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines
Retail Industry
1 opening

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About Stores Specialists, Inc.

SSI Group is the leading specialty retailer in the Philippines with an extensive portfolio of established international brands. Our portfolio caters to all aspects of a quality lifestyle and is supported by a nationwide strategic retail presence. We lead the Philippine specialist retail market in terms of the size and breadth of our international brand portfolio and store footprint. As of June 2015, our retail network consists of 771 specialty stores that cover over 142,000 sqm of prime retail space.
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