Dubai Job Vacancy MRICS Senior Cost Consultant UAE – Construction Jobs

Senior Quantity Surveyor jobs in Dubai United Arab Emirates. This job vacancy is for a professional with MRICS Chartered Status PLUS previous experience specifically in the UAE. Please note ALL requirements must be met. These strict requirements are provided by our client. As a recruiter, clients tend to come to us for very specific requirements. These requirements are listed in detail below.

Stafford Lawrence is seeking a Chartered Senior Cost Consultant/ Senior Quantity Surveyor for a position with a well know worldwide Cost consultancy. This position is for their Dubai office in the United Arab Emirates.

Our Consultancy client are seeking someone with strong post contract experience and the ability to manage the contract and oversee the Contractor on this project.

Requirements for the Senior Cost Consultant, Senior Quantity Surveyor job vacancy in Dubai

ALL of the following requirements MUST be met. ALL the following requirements are MANDATORY. For the avoidance of doubt MANDATORY does mean : Needed or Wanted

  • MRICS status as a minimum.  This is non-negotiable; MRICS is a MANDATORY requirement for this role. Our client will not consider MCIOB or MCIArb for this vacancy
  • Qualifications: In addition to MRICS, a BSc Degree Qualification in Quantity Surveying OR Commercial OR a BSc in Civil Engineering.
  • Type of Experience: Experience with a Cost Consultancy organisation is also mandatory for this vacancy. We cannot accept candidates with a MAIN CONTRACTOR background
  • Years of Experience : A Minimum of 10 years experience ( full time post degree )with a Cost Consultancy organisation.
  • Contract Experience:  Strong Post Contract FIDIC experience.
  • Other requirements: Previous Middle East experience, specifically in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.
  • Sector Experience: Residential High Rise projects.
  • In addition, Knowledge in the use of QS software CostX or similar is required
  • We are seeking someone with very strong Communication skills for this position, someone who can manage the contract and not be swayed by pressure.

Salary & Benefits – Senior Cost Consultant job in Dubai

  • Salary 30-35,000 Dhs per month total package (Basic + Accommodation + transport).
  • Medical cover provided on top.
  • Mobilisation and Demobilisation flights
  • 22 Working Days Holiday PLUS all national holidays.
  • Visa costs

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To apply for this Quantity Surveying Job Vacancy in Dubai

To apply email your CV to For this vacancy Quote REF:SQS/UAE/D/24

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About Us- Quantity Surveyor Recruitment in the Middle East

  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd- Middle East Construction Recruitment Consultants has 20 years of experience recruiting Construction Cost Consultancy professionals in the Middle East. In particular, MRICS Quantity Surveyors, Cost Consultants and Commercial Managers.
  • We have considerable experience placing candidates in the Middle East. We also provide assistance to Quantity Surveyors looking for first-time vacancies in the Middle East, we will guide you and offer assistance all the way.
  • For any additional questions on the job vacancies on our website, please get in touch by emailing
  • Stafford Lawrence Ltd adheres to GDPR Guidelines. Your CV will ONLY 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, to find out how to become a Chartered Quantity Surveyor