Quantity Surveyor

Pakistan, Hybrid Working

Delmec are an international telecommunications service provider, established in 1975 and based in Carlow, Ireland that has a number of operations internationally within Europe, Africa, and Asia. The core divisions of the business are in the manufacture and supply of telecoms towers and masts, the installation and construction of telecommunication base stations, and the structural audit, inspection, and design analysis of telecoms infrastructure, providing high quality services, internationally to mobile phone operators, tower portfolio managers and infrastructure developers in over 40 countries.

 

Position: Quantity Surveyor

 

Location: Pakistan, Hybrid Working

 

Role Description and Skills:

The Quantity Surveyor will play a major role in Delmec’s Shared Services Department from initial receipt of an enquiry to issuing the formal quotation. They will log all enquiries, identify the requirements of each project, liaise with the relevant internal and external stakeholders and compile a commercially robust tender for submission to our customers. With assistance from Senior Quantity Surveyor they will be required to understand the various products and services Delmec provide and maintain a database of typical costs to ensure a prompt quotation turn around. Our ideal candidate will be cost-focused team player, genuinely interested in furthering their career within a quality performance-driven project structure. They should be highly numerate and organised, with great planning and negotiation skills. This position requires at least three years’ experience within the telecoms industry only.

 

Responsibilities:

The role will involve:

  • Assist tender and bid teams with bills of quantities and pricing and advise in the preparation on the financial elements of the tender
  • Identify issues within the tender documents and work requirements at tender stage
  • Negotiate subcontractors and suppliers’ prices and terms
  • Manage commercial and contractual aspects of relationships with subcontractors and suppliers
  • Liaise with Project Managers to collate information on projects
  • Work package cost management, including forecasting
  • Estimate change / variations using various methods
  • Check project costs are correct and raise/resolve queries where necessary
  • Focus on maximizing the profitability of the designated projects
  • Advise on contractual matters – general and project level

 

Requirements:

  • Diploma or equivalent in Construction Economics, Quantity Surveying, or related discipline
  • 3+ years’ experience in a Quantity Surveyor role or construction projects in telecoms industry
  • Proficiency in English language, both written and verbal
  • Proven ability to run complex and multiple bids
  • Experience and skills in logging and prioritising tasks
  • Understanding of pricing, cost, and profit
  • Ability to work on large scale construction sites with sub-contractors essential
  • Strong understanding of the construction industry and working on site
  • Working knowledge of contract language
  • Knowledge of telecom industry essential
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical, decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Good interpersonal and team working skills
  • Highly motivated and hard-working individual who can work on their own or as part of a team
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications
  • Familiar with remote working atmosphere

 

This is an excellent opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor to make a real impact to shape what Delmec do and where we are going. If you are interested in discussing this role in confidence, please do not hesitate to send your CV to careers@delmec.ie

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