AECOM Principal Quantity Surveyor in Christchurch, New Zealand

Business Line Program, Cost, Consultancy

Position Title Principal Quantity Surveyor

New Zealand - Canterbury


Job Summary

The Role

This is a great opportunity to join AECOM in our award winning Christchurch PQS team. This role will suit someone who is keen to work on large high profile projects across the Canterbury region while continuing to build their career, benefiting from an instantly known consulting firm operating in over 150 countries.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Cost planning and estimating during design and documentation phases.

  • Construction phase cost management including assessing contractor's monthly progress claims, assessing variations and claims, and monthly financial reporting.

  • Reporting - formally and informally.

  • Contribute to research and business development initiatives.

  • Assist with business development.

Minimum Requirements

About You

We are seeking a Principal PQS with a solid background in consulting who shares our passion for delivering high quality consulting services to clients.

You will be a natural team player with proven experience in:

  • Cost planning, and contract administration.

  • Highly driven and client focused.

  • Proficient with computer based quantity surveying and cost management software.

  • Highly developed communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience gained in the New Zealand Consulting Market.

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.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Cost Management and Consulting Services

Country New Zealand

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 162538BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.