Quantity Surveyor Roles and Responsibilities


  1. Prepares cost estimates as required.
  2. Preparation of measurement sheets and assists in quantity take-off for tenders.
  3. Assist in estimation of direct costs for tenders.
  4. Monitors and records site progress and keep records of day works.
  5. Checks the allocation of manpower and productivity.
  6. Prepares comparison sheets for quotations from Suppliers and Subcontractors.
  7. Preparation of payments for Subcontractors and Suppliers.
  8. Assist in claims preparation in coordination with the Project Manager/Director.
  9. Follow up payments.
  10. Establishes and operates cost and financial control systems.
  11. Provides advice on contractual claims.
  12. Measures and computes values to variations and prepares final accounts.
  13. Prepares monthly progress payments.