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Quantity Surveyor – Electrical (Reference Number: MCGE01)

Motheo Construction Group – Electrical Division is looking for a Quantity Surveyor that meets the following criteria :

  • A relevant BSc/Btech or National Diploma in Quantity surveying.
  • Professional Registration (SACQSP PR. Registered) and assessment of Professional Competence.
    (Not Mandatory)
  • At least 5 years of experience as a Quantity Surveyor of a medium to large company.
  • Excellent IT skills and working knowledge of relevant software (Microsoft, CCS and Build Smart).
  • Experience in electrical reticulation.

Candidates will be required to:

  • Financial evaluation of tenders.
  • Estimating and providing contractual advice and evaluation.
  • Preparing Cost reporting and managing cash flow.
  • Resolving contractual and commercial problems.
  • Discovering and rectifying areas that are not in-keeping with regulatory practices.
  • Conducting Risk assessment
  • Ensuring that all stakeholders understand and adhere to contractual obligations.
  • Ensuring that the financial aspects and impact of a contracts are clear to all parties.
  • Overseeing Jnr QS KPIs
  • Management/mentoring/training of junior Quantity Surveyors.
  • Develop quantity surveying processes and standards within a business.
  • Ensure proper commercial closure of projects.
  • Ensure timeous conclusion of all contract documentation and payment of guarantees.
  • Manage and monitor legal issues through liaison and briefing of the relevant legal team.
  • Budget and Capex planning involvement.
  • Preparing documentation for principal and sub-contract procurement.
  • Prepare pro-active cost estimates for variation orders.
  • Attending regular site meetings.
  • Adjudicating and resolving financial claims by contractors.
  • Establishing and maintaining a financial control system.
  • Preparing valuation for payment certificates.
  • Concluding final accounts.

Job Relevant Personal Attributes:

  • Strong business acumen accompanied by good entrepreneurial insight.
  • Excellent negotiation skills and presentation skills.
  • Financial Management skills (budgets, costing, forecasting & reporting etc.)
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English.
  • Excellent technical knowledge within the electrical environment is essential.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact at all levels and must be a team player

Only candidates that meet the required criteria will be considered

Please forward CV’s to Sebina Mohlakoana at

Please Note: only applications sent to the will be considered. Applications sent to personal emails will be discarded.

CLOSING DATE: 9 July 2021

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