MRICS Cost Consultant Job  Saudi Arabia – Construction Jobs in Saudi Arabia

Quantity Surveyor jobs Saudi Arabia, KSA. Stafford Lawrence is seeking Chartered Cost Consultants and Quantity Surveyors for a number of positions with Top British Construction and Engineering Consultancies in the Middle East for their offices in Dubai, Qatar and Saudi Arabia. We have a number of roles advertised in all locations currently. When applying, please state your preferred location.

Stafford Lawrence Ltd is a Middle East Construction Recruitment Consultancy. We have been recruiting Quantity Surveyors and Cost Consultants for our clients in the Middle East Region for over 20 years.

If you would like to work in the Middle East and would like more information on living and working in the Middle East, in particular Saudi Arabia, KSA please contact us for an in-depth conversation.

We have roles for Quantity Surveyors /Cost Consultants across the Middle East. All our roles are with well-known British, European or American Cost Consultancy and Engineering organisations. If you would like more information on living and working in the Middle East, or you would like a discussion on what salary and benefits you could expect in Saudi Arabia or other parts of the Middle East, please email us to set up a conversation with one of our dedicated Middle East recruiters.

Requirements for the Quantity Surveyor Jobs Saudi Arabia, Middle East/ Cost Consultant Jobs, Dubai, Qatar, Saudi

  • MRICS – Chartered Status is essential for all our roles unless otherwise stated. ( Clients usually ask us for MRICS candidates). We do have roles from time to time that do not require MRICS, these roles can be found on our International Jobs pages. MRICS is an Internationally recognised standard for Cost Consultants and Quantity Surveyors, if you would like more information on APC and attaining chartered status, the RICS website provides detailed information How to become an MRICS Chartered Surveyor
  • In addition. the roles require strong pre-contract cost planning and some post-contract experience, for Buildings Projects.
  • A Degree qualification specifically in Quantity Surveying OR Commercial Management is also a requirement. For example, we cannot accept Civil Engineering Degrees for our QS vacancies. Sometimes this requirement is due to visa requirements, but sometimes our clients will specify that they want a Degree In a specific subject.
  • Solid experience with a Cost Consultancy / PQS, for Example, Cost Consultancies such as Arcadis, AECOM, Gleeds, Currie & Brown or other well-known consultancy organisations.
  • Some of our roles require previous middle east experience, but from time to time clients will ask for candidates who would like their first role in the Middle East. We tend to advertise these roles on our Linkedin account first, so please visit and follow Stafford Lawrence Ltd on Linkedin.
  • In addition, A minimum of 10 years post-degree qualification experience.

Salary & Benefits for the Quantity Surveyor Job / Cost Consultant Job Dubai. Qatar, Saudi

  • Basic salary – discussed on a case-by-case basis, dependent upon experience, to sum up, candidates must have Chartered Status and a Minimum of 3 years post qualification ( post-degree) experience with a consultancy. Salaries vary from country to country at the moment so we will discuss salaries and bandings with all candidates. Salaries for remote roles tend to be higher.
  • In addition to your tax-free salary, you will also receive Accommodation and Transport allowances, plus Medical cover. Some of our remote location roles provide accommodation, transport and food.
  • For more information on living and working in the Middle East and current salary information, our blog provides detailed information on salaries and working practices as well as working hours, holiday allowances and much more Information on working in the Middle East
  • Please note: Competition for Construction Consultancy roles in the Middle East is very high, so please ensure when applying that you meet the requirements listed in our job vacancies.

Tips for your CV, when applying to Middle East jobs- CV Writing

  • 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 their 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.

About Us- Stafford Lawrence Ltd- Quantity Surveyor job Vacancies- Middle East Construction Recruitment

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd has 20 years of experience recruiting Cost Consultancy /PQS/ Quantity Surveying professionals in the  Middle East
  • We have considerable experience placing candidates, in the Middle East as well as into first-time roles in the Middle East, we will guide you and offer assistance all the way.
  • For any additional questions on the roles on our website, please get in touch by emailing
  • 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 /PQS 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

To Apply for this Vacancy in the Middle East -Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

To APPLY email your CV/ Resume to and quote the reference KSA/MRICS/24

Or for more of our Middle East job vacancies you can visit our International jobs page or view the jobs below