Obafemi
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Quantity surveyor 1 000 000
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 2012
Nottingham Trent Univeisty UK
From 0 to 2011
Nottingham Trent University, UK
From 0 to 1998
Yaba College of Technology, Lagos, Nigeria
No added languages

Experience

Quantity Surveyor/ Project Quantity Surveyor (8 years +)
Costain Engineering and Construction International, UK - West Africa Region
June 2001 - September 2009 (8 years 4 months)

I was involved in pre and post contract cost administration for residential and office developments. Specifically, I

  • prepared preliminary estimates
  • carried out take offs of quantities from drawings
  • undertook site measurements
  • negotiated and managed subcontract accounts
  • prepared main contract monthly applications for payments
  • measured and valued variations
  • compiled cost information for cost reports and reconciled planned and actual costs
  • reconciled cost and income flows
  • present claims and agreed final accounts
  • site meetings representations

During this period, I learned to work in a team and also used good negotiation and communication skills to manage subcontractors and relate with clients/consultants

Assistant Quantity Surveyor (7 months)
Q-Bay Consortium Limited
October 2000 - May 2001 (8 months)

I worked within a team of different construction professionals and provided support services in the area of quantity surveying. Specifically I:

  • carried out works measurement from drawings
  • prepared and priced Bill of Quantities
  • prepared schedule of refurbishment
  • assessed projects risks and recommend appropriate procurement strategy
  • managed selection of suitable subcontractors
  • negotiated and managed subcontract accounts
  • prepared schedule for materials requirements
Trainee Quantity Surveyor - WORK PLACEMENT (1 year)
Costain Engineering and Construction International, UK - West Africa Region
May 1994 - September 1995 (1 year 5 months)

I was trained to use Microsoft Excel to input data to produce priced BOQ for company’s tender. I also worked on sites and carried out measurements on a number of labour only subcontracts.