Quantity Surveyor

Arbico Plc

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Arbico Plc is a full service, building and civil engineering contracting company. It was established in 1958 and has been quoted on the Nigerian Stock Exchange since 1978. The company has become one of the foremost building construction companies in Nigeria with presence across the geopolitical zones of the country.

Over the years, the company has been involved in the construction of a broad spectrum of projects for governments, multinational companies, industrial groups, as well as high-networth individuals



  • Prepare Bills of Quantities, Schedules of Works, Specifications and all contract documentation, ensuring that these comply with the project brief and timescale, budget estimates, all relevant legislation, regulations and policies
  • Prepare preliminary estimates, cost plans, feasibility studies including advising company on economical construction methods, procurement, programming and contract matters, to enable costs to be accurately advised to clients.
  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client.
  • Prepare reports with recommendations on new work and work in progress for the site and Executive Management team, so that progress can be monitored and appropriate decisions made
  • Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control.
  • Advising on procurement strategy.
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders.
  • Providing insight on contractual claims.
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
  • Valuing completed work and liaising with the Finance to arrange payments.
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use.
  • preparation of contracts, including details regarding quantities of required materials
  • Conducts on-going cost analysis of all construction work; feasibility studies of client requests; site visits, assessments and projections for future work



  • Minimum of 2nd Class upper degree in Quantity Survey
  • 7-10 years construction industry experience
  • Membership of relevant professional body (NIQS, RICS)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to effectively communicate (written and verbal) and interact with all levels of personnel
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Visio)


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Arbico Plc

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)


Cross River



Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

7 - 10 years

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