MRICS Senior Quantity Surveyor Job Vacancy Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Middle East


Stafford Lawrence is recruiting for an MRICS Chartered Senior Quantity Surveyor for a position with an elite British Construction and Engineering Consultancy for Riyadh KSA in the Middle East Previous Middle East experience is also required for this senior position.

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Please Note: MRICS is a requirement for this job vacancy in the Middle East. We cannot accept applications without this.

Requirements for the Senior Quantity Surveyor or Senior Cost Consultant Saudi Arabia, KSA

PLEASE NOTE: ALL of the following requirements must be met. For the avoidance of doubt, A requirement means: WANTED OR NEEDED

  • MRICS – Chartered Status is a Mandatory requirement for this job vacancy. Candidates must have passed APC and have full MRICS status. Specifically a Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. This must be the Quantity Surveying route.
  • In addition, A Degree qualification specifically in Quantity Surveying is also a requirement. We cannot accept Civil Engineering Degrees for our QS vacancies. Sometimes this requirement is due to visa requirements, but sometimes our client will specify that they want a Degree In a specific subject. This role requires a BSc Quantity Surveying.
  • Previous Middle East experience is required for this position. Some of our other Saudi roles do not require this.
  • Solid experience with a Cost Consultancy / PQS consultancy. Please do not apply if you have a Main contractor background.
  • 10-15 years post qualification ( post degree ) experience as a Quantity Surveyor
  • The following experience is also a requirement, extensive PRE Contract, Strong Cost Estimating and Cost Planning experience detailed below:
  • This particular job vacancy requires experience of Cost Estimating. You will be the client point of contact, leading and undertaking preparation of responses to comments and queries, reviewing work prior to approving for submission
  • You will be responsible for reviewing budget scope alongside the procurement team to establish budgets for procurement purposes.
  • Oversee the creation of cost models to test rates and oversee the production of Power BI reports
  • Establish and manage a cost planning process, manage and review cost estimates and benchmarking, confirm cost plan values, as well as oversee BoQ production and oversee commercial analysis of tender returns.

Salary & Benefits for the Senior Quantity Surveyor or Senior Cost Consultant vacancy Middle East

The successful Senior MRICS Quantity Surveyor should expect A total package salary of 38,000 -45,000 SAR per month

  • Bonus as per Saudi Law
  • Flight allowance
  • Medical Cover
  • Holiday allowance of 22 days plus 10 national holidays

Construction and Engineering Recruitment- Stafford Lawrence Ltd- Construction Jobs in Saudi Arabia

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd has 20 years of experience recruiting Consultancy professionals in the United Kingdom Middle East and Asia
  • For any questions on the job vacancies on our website, please get in touch email
  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd adheres to GDPR Guidelines. Your CV will go to specifically named clients only with your permission.
  • We are always seeking Cost Consultants/ Quantity Surveyors for Careers in Construction in the Middle East, we can provide detailed information on salaries and benefits as well as information on living and working in the middle east and visa requirements.
  • We are a United Kingdom based recruitment consultancy
  • If you are not yet a Chartered Quantity Surveyor and would like more information on how to become chartered, please visit the official RICS Website-How to become a Chartered Quantity Surveyor 

To Apply for this job vacancy in Saudi in the Middle East

Email an up-to-date CV/ Resume to and quote reference KSA/PRE-CON/24

  • Please also provide your MRICS Registration number or a copy of your MRICS Certification with your application
  • Please ensure you state on your CV, that you have a BSc in Quantity Surveying, the date you achieved this and the university, or provide a copy of your certificate with your application.
  • PLEASE NOTE: it is becoming increasingly difficult to obtain visas for candidates over the age of 60 for Saudi.

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CV tips for Jobs in the Middle East – Quantity Surveying

  • Please ensure that you provide your Date of Birth and Nationality on your CV, along with your contact detail, telephone number and email address.
  • A professional picture. Ideally a picture of you in a professional setting. Please do not provide photos of yourself in a local bar or dancing at a party, or in fancy dress !
  • Please ensure that you provide dates on ALL of your qualifications and the place where you studied your BSc Quantity Surveying and detail if it was full or part-time.
  • Please make sure that you provide your MRICS Membership number and the date you attained MRICS.
  • Where possible provide information on the projects you have worked on and the value as well as your particular involvement and who you reported to, and anyone you were responsible for.
  • In addition, provide detail on your notice period and availability.
  • Above all, please do not use coloured text or logo pictures on your CV, keep it simple.

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