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Quantity Surveyor (Lagos) at Dutum Company Limited

  • Engineering / Technical
  • Anywhere
  • Applications have closed
  • Minimum of 7-10 years' site experience in diverse Civil Engineering projects


We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Lagos

Job Field: Engineering / Technical

Employment Type: Full Time

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Price/forecast the cost of the different materials needed for the project
  • Prepare tender documents, contracts, budgets, bills of quantities and other documentation
  • Track changes to the design and/or construction work and adjust budget projections accordingly
  • Procure or agree the services of contractors and/or subcontractors who work on the construction of the project
  • Measure and value the work done on site
  • Pay subcontractors
  • Liaise with the client and other construction professionals, such as site managers, project managers and site engineers
  • Select and/or source construction materials
  • Write reports.
  • Assist in establishing a client’s requirements and undertake feasibility studies.
  • Allocate work to subcontractors.
  • Value completed work and arrange payments.
  • Hire and document contractors and subcontractors
  • Act as a liaison between clients and site managers/engineers
  • Keep track of construction materials and inventory
  • Identify potential financial or construction risks
  • Prepare payments for contractors and subcontractors
  • Document progress, materials, and reports on project
  • Advise on property taxes, regulations, and local laws
  • Analyze completed projects to determine ROI and compare costs


  • B.Sc in Quantity Surveying
  • Minimum of 7-10 years’ site experience in diverse Civil Engineering projects

Other Requirements:

  • Professional certification such as Membership of the Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), Quantity Surveyors Registration Board (QSRBN) and other Professional bodies will be an added advantage
  • A good working knowledge of MS Excel and the ability to learn how to use specialist software
  • Strong aptitude for numbers, spreadsheets and financial reports
  • Excellent relationship-building, negotiation and interpersonal skills

Application Closing Date
14th October, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online