Assistant Manager Quantity Survey Job, Current Quantity Surveyor Jobs,

Ref: KRBR106

Reports to the Design, planning and Environment Manager. Responsible for preparing of cost estimates, bill of quantities for construction projects to facilitate preparation of accurate tender documents to ensure the adequate budget provision for approved projects

a)   Duties and Responsibilities

  • Providing direction, control and coordination of quantity surveying
  • Formulating, implementing and reviewing policy on tendering and procurement procedures, financial and contract administration of building construction and maintenance contracts;
  • Coordinating design and supervising construction and maintenance of buildings, civil works and research activities;
  • Supervision Recommending registration of Graduate Quantity Surveyors in the Corporation
  • Litigating and arbitrating in liaison with other engineering and Departments for all compliance matters relating to the function. Carrying out quality and cost control and standards for all construction projects
  • Working closely with the bid/proposal team in the initial stages and with the project implementation team/engineering team when the project becomes live
  • Verifying and validating of projects costing
  • Preparing, managing and monitoring the sectional budgets
  • Approval of all projects final payments certificates
  • Identifying, analyzing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Preparing and analyzing costing for tenders
  • Allocating work to subcontractors
  • Analyzing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
  • Valuing completed works and arranging payments
  • Management System for the division by ensuring that business process meets the requirements of ISO9001:2015 standard

b)  Requirements for the Job

  • Master degree in quantity surveying, project management, business administration or equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Bachelor Degree in Quantity Surveying or equivalent from a recognized
  • A minimum of eight (8) years’ work experience and at least three (3) in a supervisory role in the Public Service or Private Sector;
  • Professional membership with Institute of Quantity Surveyors of Kenya (IQSK)
  • Proficiency in Computer applications;
  • Fulfilled the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution

How To Apply

Applications to be addressed to the:

Managing Director, Kenya Railways,

P.O. Box 30121, 00100,


To be received by Wednesday, 12th May, 2021.

Note: Only the short listed candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.


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