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 Senior Advisor Quantity Surveying (Generation) Matimba Power Station

Position : Senior Advisor Quantity Surveying (Generation) Matimba Power Station Vacancy type: External/Internal

Task Grade : G15

Area of Speacialization : To provide a quantity surveying advisory and support service to the project in terms of contracts collation, costing, payment certification, evaluation and dispute resolution to meet the contract management services needs from a central database

Department : Engineering

Business Unit : Matimba Power Power Station

Location : South Africa (Limpopo)

Reference Number : Gx Mat FN 50782091

Closing Date : 2022/06/17 11:55 PM

Minimum Requirements
• B-Degree/B Tech in Built Environment/ Commercial/Human Science at NQF 7 with 360 credits

• Quantity Surveying/Cost Engineering in the Built-environment 5 years

Skills and Competencies
• Behavioral
- Dealing with complexity
- Decision making
- Influencing and persuading
- Providing direction through change
- Resilience and flexibility
- Working with authority

• Leadership
- Achievement oriented
- Integrity and value
- Business acumen
- Communication and engagement
- Coaching and mentoring

• Knowledge
- Quantity surveying
- Earned value management (EVM)
- Planning and scheduling
- Project management
- Contracts management
- Cost engineering
- Construction management

• Skills
- Analysis/ judgement/ problem solving skills
- Teamwork/ collaboration
- Negotiation/persuasiveness
- Planning and organizing

• Assessment
- Performance will be measured through the prescribed Eskom performance management system

Key Responsibilities
• Perform functions and advise on quantity surveying standards services provided throughout the project life cycle
• Draft cost estimates for capital investment projects
• Monitor consultants, contractors and supplier performance (quality and cost)
• Draft, review, measure and control the effectiveness of enquiry documentation
• Reconcile and forecast expenditure
• Mentor and coach quantity surveying personnel
• Comply to all Eskom and site related governance and safety, health ,environment risk and quality (SHERQ) requirements

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