Quantity Surveyor

Propel Consult


Ref: LP127-2501

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

We are seeking an experienced and dedicated Quantity Surveyor to join a reputable company in Bahrain. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of the cost and commercial management of projects, ensuring they are completed within budget and to the highest quality standards.

- Preparing cost estimates and budgets for projects, including material, labor, and equipment costs
- Conducting site visits to assess progress and identify any potential cost or schedule issues
- Evaluating and negotiating contracts with suppliers, subcontractors, and clients
- Reviewing project drawings and specifications to identify any potential discrepancies or issues
- Tracking project expenses and preparing cost reports for clients and management
- Managing change orders and variations to ensure they are properly documented and approved
- Providing regular updates on project budget and cost projections to management and clients
- Participating in project meetings and providing input on cost-related matters
- Assisting with the preparation of tender documents and bid evaluations
- Managing and mentoring junior quantity surveyors and other team members as needed
- Ensuring compliance with all relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards


- Bachelor's degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, or a related field
- Minimum of 7 years experience as a Quantity Surveyor, preferably most of his career was with the main contractor.
- Strong knowledge of cost estimating, budgeting, and contract management
- Excellent communication and negotiation skills
- Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously
- Proficient in Microsoft Excel and other relevant software programs
- Familiarity with local laws and regulations related to construction projects in Bahrain
- Attention to detail and strong analytical skills
- Professional certification (e.g. MRICS) is a plus.

About the Company

Propel Consult delivers a service in step with the needs of both our client companies and candidates. Our ability to add value to all levels of recruitment stems from our wholehearted belief in providing a professional service to both parties. We have built relationships with many leading indigenous and mulitnational organisations throughout the Middle East and internationally in countries such as UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt and many more. Concentrating our resources has created 5 distinct specialist divisions:

  • Banking & Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Oil & Gas
  • Construction
  • Architecture & Engineering

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