AECOM Technical Director/Associate Director, Quantity Surveying QS(Thailand) in Bangkok, Thailand

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Position Title Technical Director/Associate Director, Quantity Surveying QS(Thailand)

Thailand - Bangkok Metropolis


Job Summary

Reporting to the Managing Director, the incumbent will oversee the quality of service and provides technical leadership for Project, Cost and Consultancy (PCC) team in Thailand.


Technical responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and guidance to the Quantity Surveying (QS) team, ensuring excellence and quality work in all projects from inception through to completion

  • Management of technical and operational aspects of projects

  • Management and administration of projects

  • Updating and maintaining the Standard Documents

Commercial responsibilities

  • Identify and actively pursue business opportunities to grow the QS team.

  • Initiates and maintains strong relationship with Clients, Consultants and Contractors

  • Marketing and procurement of project assignments

  • Program objectives and requirements, organising programmes and projects and developing standards and guides for diverse activities

  • Proven track record in building strong backlog/pipeline of future work

  • Anticipates future trends and adapts the business to maximize profitability

Other responsibilities

  • Champions a safe and secure working culture in accordance with SHE guidelines and procedures

  • Leads by example ensuring an effective and engaged team

  • Manages and mentors Associates in the QS team

  • Compliance with AECOM’s policies and guidelines and adhere to AECOM’s strategy and vision

Minimum Requirements

  • Degree in Building / Quantity Surveying or equivalent qualification

  • 15-20 years of working experience encompassing both pre and post contract in cost consultancy environment

  • At least 3 – 5 years of experience working as a senior QS leader in Thailand

  • In depth knowledge of Thailand construction laws and regulations

  • Recognized QS Certification is preferred; AIQS, RICS, etc.

  • Proven leadership skills, including business development, technical leadership skills

  • Excellent persuasion and negotiation of critical issues

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and strong technical capabilities

  • Strong communication abilities in spoken and written English

  • Ability to speak local Thai language a strong advantage

  • 10-15% travel required within Southeast Asia region may be expected

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Building / Quantity Surveying or equivalent qualification

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Quantity Surveying

Country Thailand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 158901BR