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AECOM Project Surveyor III in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking to hire a Project Surveyor III for their project in Abu Dhabi. To control and monitor all commercial aspects in the delivery of project throughout the construction life cycle of the project. To undertake cost management at post contract stage. Ensuring project costs, budgets and cash flow compliance, all within Company and Client Protocols and Procedures. With a focus on infrastructure projects.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for monitoring and managing all commercial and contractual matters related to the Project Works and liaising with Commercial/ Project Director to prepare responses and proposing mitigating actions.

  • Chair commercial meetings actively participate in monthly progress meetings, and interface with other construction team members to plan and meet overall project deliverables.

  • Responsible for preparing all commercial based management information as required to support monthly and ad-hoc reporting requirements.

  • Prepare, and agree interim payment applications and Final Account statements; most importantly identify and anticipate any potential risks/delays and taking necessary action to address the same for timely payments.

  • Identify variations and prepare timely notice of variations for Works requiring the formalization of variation, and subsequently developing valuation of variation to determine the cost impact on to the Contract value.

  • Prepare cost options studies for a variety of infrastructure and public realm assets.

  • Possess sound knowledge and experience of all infrastructure works elements - roads, sitewide utilities & associated plants and equipment, structures etc

  • Assist in assessing, evaluating and making recommendations related to any financial claim and providing the necessary input with regards to settling such claims.

  • Assist in evaluation all change management including variations, additional works, field changes, additions and omissions, and incorporation of the same within the monthly cost reports.

  • Preparing and pricing Change Orders and negotiating agreement with the client and contractor as necessary.

  • Prepare star rates for new items and independently negotiate the rates for valuing of any instructed variations.

  • Conducting viability studies and cost estimates.

  • Provide assistance to the team during negotiations, arbitration, or any other forms of dispute resolution.

  • Evaluates and negotiates final accounts settlements

  • Working knowledge of industry recognized Contract forms (FIDIC) and standard methods of measurement including CESMM, POMI, NRM.

  • Excellent presentation and negotiation skills

  • Initiate, monitor and respond to all Contractual and Commercial correspondences.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in Quantity Surveying and/or Engineering (or equivalent) from an accredited, internationally recognized institution or University. As a minimum actively working towards MRICS or equivalent accreditation.

  • Minimum 10 year’s experience in the industry.


Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10085636

Business Line: PCC

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ME and Africa

Career Area: Survey & Estimation

Work Location Model: On-Site