Senior Quantity Surveyor – Singapore

Merx is a professional project management and construction management consultancy that specialises in client representative project management for corporate interiors, retail roll outs and specialist new build projects.

Merx represents its clients as a fee-based consultant to deliver projects successfully on their behalf managing the entire project – clients, consultants, landlords, contractors and suppliers – from inception to completion.

Merx are currently seeking a high-calibre qualified Senior Commercial Manager to join our team in the Singapore office. The successful candidate will be empowered to work with autonomy within a team environment to manage all cost and commercial aspects of corporate office, retail or hospitality fit-out as well as new build projects, throughout the entire life cycle of the project from inception to post-completion.

 Responsibilities:

  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Advising on form of contract
  • Prepare early stage budgets and detailed cost plans
  • Responsible for procurement of all trade packages including direct contracts to client
  • Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities or schedule of works and rates
  • Analyse/ evaluate tender submissions and prepare tender report
  • Negotiate/ value engineer to ensure budgets are not exceeded
  • Award of contracts and compiling of contract documents
  • Establish and operate cost and financial control systems for weekly/ monthly report including cash flow projection
  • Track, monitor and evaluate all change orders/ variation orders
  • Prepare interim valuation and certification of contractors’ claims
  • Prepare payment certificates and maintain payment tracker
  • Provide advice on contractual claims
  • Finalisation of project accounts
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use

 Eligibility:

  • Degree in Building or Quantity Surveying from a recognized University
  • Good Negotiating Skills
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Min. 10 years of direct relevant experience in corporate office / retail or hospitality projects

Interested applicants kindly send your CV, stating earliest possible start date and expected salary range in MS Word to sitinur@merxcm.com by 29th Jan 2018.