Job Category: Operations


Location: Dubai, UAE

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Nabih Elias Azzam & Partners (NEA) is a Chartered and Regulated Quantity Surveying practice founded in 1982 with offices worldwide. It is a family business with more than 40 years experience, worked on over 1500 local and international contracts worth over 10 Billion USD combined, across a broad range of clients and sectors. It is a leading consultancy firm recognized for the quality of service and vast experience and knowledge in the construction industry. Currently we are looking to hire a permanent and full time based Associate Director (QS / CM) to join our Operations team in our Dubai – UAE Office, which has around 60 employees. This position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic environment, manage multiple projects in various sectors, and take the lead in ensuring project success from the beginning through to completion.


The applying candidate must:


  • Have a minimum of 25 years of professional experience in Quantity Surveying.
  • Must have a Bachelor Degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering (Civil, Mechanical or Electrical) or any equivalent Educational Degree                                                 
  • Have MRICS Qualification or equivalent.
  • Be proficient in English.
  • Be vigilant with numbers and be attentive with project data and benchmark data.


Duties and responsibilities are as outlined below:


  • Management and support of Quantity Surveying team, both pre contract and post contract.
  • Interaction and Liaison with clients through all work stages from project inception through to final account conclusion.
  • Development of Quantity Surveying Systems and Codes of Practice.
  • Quality Control.
  • Resource Management and development.
  • Oversight and direct participation in:
  • Project cost estimation
  • Procurement documentation, including advice and interaction with clients re conditions of contract , procurement packaging and payment preambles
  • Tender awards
  • Construction period administration service
  • Finalisation of Accounts
  • Dispute Resolution

Availability: Immediate.