Quantity Surveyor

Purple Real Estate Development Company

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Purple Real Estate Development Company (PREDCO) is a specialist investment firm with business areas in Principal Investment, Retail and Real Estate. Purple seeks to offer a range of alternative investment opportunities for itself, institutional and private investors. Purple provides thought – through, risk calculated opportunities with positive alpha returns using an investor – manager interest aligned structure.

Purpose of the Position

  • Ensuring that the financial position of construction projects are accurately reported and controlled effectively
  • Responsibility for the costing of a building project from initial estimate to final acquisition of materials
  • Close monitoring of project finances and contractual relationships between the various parties involved in any particular building project
  • Managing the budget and contractual relationships of a building project

Main Responsibilities

  • Advising on the potential of a site and working out what a client can afford to build
  • Presenting detailed information on the cost of particular elements of work on a periodic basis to enable payment for those works carried out to date.
  • Organising the division of a project into its component work packages, then awarding these work packages to smaller, more specialised construction companies offering the best deal.
  • Managing costs to make sure that the initial budget isn’t exceeded.
  • Arranging payments at the end of a job and settling the final accounts.
  • Acting as financial advisors and monitoring progress for the client.

Job Requirement:

  • BA/HND in Quantity Surveying or a related field
  • Minimum 3 years Job experience as a quantity surveyor

Key Skills:

  • Methodical way of thinking
  • Good knowledge of construction
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Good financial and numeracy management skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills
  • The ability to absorb complex information and assess requirements readily
  • A clear understanding of HSE building regulations and legal guidelines

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Summary

Company

Purple Real Estate Development Company

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)

Location

Lagos

Specialization

Construction

Job Type

Full-Time

Minimum Qualification

HND

Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years

Application Deadline

2 months from now