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Cost Controller/ Quantity Surveyor, Tanzania

Reference ID: REQ 0509

Cost Controller/ Quantity Surveyor Jobs in Africa

Our client is a class one civil, building, mechanical and plumbing contractor in Tanzania. They provide various Jobs in Tanzania.

Our client is looking to fill up an upcoming position of Cost Controller/ Quantity Surveyor for their operations in Arusha (Tanzania). The ideal candidate will have similar experience in construction sector with more than 5 years. 

The candidate will be responsible for costing and cost control in the site and become a bridge between the Engineering and accounting department.

Min: 5 Year(s) Max: 10 Year(s)

Arusha (Tanzania)

Education: B.E./B.Tech
Industry Type:

Construction / Engineering / Cement / Metals

Functional Area :

Construction/ Real Estate/ Project Management

Role: Quantity surveyor
Posted Date : 2014-04-23
Desired Candidate Profile


  • Qualification in quantity Surveying
  • Any Commercial qualification will be advantageous

Mandatory skills required

  • Past experience in Construction sector
  • Exposure in Quality Surveying
  • Commercial acumen
Job Description

The incumbent will become a bridge between the Accounting department and the Engineering Department. 

The Key responsibilities will include:

  • Tracking all the abnormal costs/wastage, preparing comparative statements.
  • Undertaking cost analysis
  • Managing costs on a wide variety of projects.
  • Undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control measures.
  • Identifying and collating the cost involved in order to develop a budget for the project.
  • Ensuring the completion of the project with a stipulated time and cost parameters and effective resources utilization.
  • Manage procurements.
  • Calculating the estimated cost, supplemented by adjustments of the overheads and profits.
Organization : Class one civil contractor
Company Profile

Our client is a class one civil, building, mechanical and plumbing contractor in Tanzania. 

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