Quantity Surveyor for Largest Single Energy Storage “Monomer Capacity“ Project in Africa – Johannesburg (H/O) & Western Cape (Project Site) – Ref: 1211415-7


Ref: 1211415-7

Job Description:

Enshrine Placements have been retained to source Engineering Professionals for the Largest Single Energy Storage “Monomer Capacity“ Project in Africa, for an international client setting up operations in Johannesburg.

This EPC project – located in the Matzikama region of the Western Cape with a contract value of ZAR 1.85 billion – includes design, supply, installation and commissioning of a new 80MW/320MWh electrochemical energy storage station and expansion work of a 132kV substation. This is our client’s first ever overseas electrochemical energy storage project; they topped the evaluation results in both technical and commercial standards, competing against 10 top general contractors.

The Quantity Surveyor will assist the Project Manager and Commercial Manager in project cost control and capital expenditure management, and carry out related work according to the local cost management system.

Apply now and join our client, pioneers of energy storage products.

Position details:

Job description / core competencies:
A. Strictly implement local project cost management laws, regulations, and systems, and be responsible for project cost management and control.
B. Participate in the joint review of drawings and design disclosure and participate in the measurement of engineering physical quantity and acceptance of concealed works. It is required to make accurate field measurement and acceptance and make all kinds of records to accumulate accurate original data for settlement work.
C. Measure and confirm the on-site engineering quantity, collect and sort out all kinds of materials related to measurement, prepare payment application for project progress according to the contract, progress plan and actual completion status, and report to the owner timely after review by the project department of the company to ensure that the completed workload can be measured, confirmed and paid reasonably as soon as possible.
D. Responsible for reviewing the progress payment application submitted by the subcontractor and putting forward payment suggestions.
E. Timely collect and organize relevant materials that can apply for claims from the owner, be responsible for verifying the cost of engineering design change and calculating the cost of engineering site visa, and report to the project Department of the company and the owner for approval according to regulations, so as to get reasonable payment.
F. Timely settlement of the project according to the requirements of the company’s project department and assist the company’s project department to organize the compilation of completion materials.
G. Cooperate with finance and audit departments to complete the project financial final accounts, auditing, and financial auditing.
H. Responsible for the collection and sorting of price information and indicators of equipment, materials, construction, and installation in the South African market.
I. Prepare relevant cost documents based on local cost management system.

Location (country, city): Johannesburg (H/O) / Western Cape (Project Site)

Job Qualification & Experience:

A. Formal tertiary qualification in related field, e.g. National Diploma Quantity Surveying (QS)
B. At least 3 years’ relevant working experience
C. Must be fluent in English as a working language (good English communication skills, no country limitation)
D. In addition to basic daily office software, proficient in relevant professional office software and written materials, such as Electrical Engineering CAD, Project Management P6, etc.
E. Relevant professional certification, e.g. Certified Cost Professional

Company Description:

Our client – pioneers of energy storage products – specialises in electric power equipment manufacturing, project management, equipment integration, and EPC/turnkey projects. They have subsidiaries based in India, Poland, Laos, Nepal, Pakistan and Ecuador as well as 13 operations in China. Focused on R&D and manufacturing of electric power transmission & distribution equipment, electric power engineering consulting and design, equipment integration, construction, installation, and commissioning


This advert is being advertised in collaboration with our recruitment partner MCHIR.

Quantity Surveyor for Largest Single Energy Storage “Monomer Capacity“ Project in Africa – Johannesburg (H/O) & Western Cape (Project Site) – Ref: 1211415-7

Project Cost Engineer

Quantity Surveyor

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