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Senior Q.S

Riyadh, Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
December 31, 2017

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EXPERIENCE: 20 years

Senior Quantity Surveyor



A Position that offers new challenges and responsibilities with ultimate career and personal advancement. And change to explore my capability to work independently and confidently in a given task. Willing to work in any condition without affecting my performance. Summary:

Rich and dynamic work experience of 20 years in Quantity Surveying in construction sector Industrial and commercial building projects, Petrochemical facilities projects, Oil export facilities projects, Concrete piles, Steel structural, Steel tanks, Concrete tanks and infrastructure, pipe line, Roads, and drainage works etc. Interpersonal and management skills with the ability to handle multiple tasks. Exhibits an honest work ethics with the ability to work consistently towards attaining goals. Sincere, diligent and result oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills. WORKING EXPERIENCE:

Employer: Jacobs Zate (Jacobs, Zamel & Turbag Consulting Engineers) Project Sudair Construction Materials Zone (CMZ)

Position Quantity Surveyor.

Client Modon

Duration September 2015 to till date

Employer: Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation Project Yanbu Medina Phase 3 Water Transmission System Project Position Senior Quantity Survey.

Client SWCC

Duration August 2012 to September 2015

Employer: SETE Energy Saudia for Industrial Projects Limited Project Installation of 48,000 m3/day IWTP at Yanbu Position Quantity Surveyor.

Client MARAFIQ (Power & water utility company for Jubail & Yanbu) Duration August 2010 to July 2012

Employer: Peaks Construction & Maintenance Co.

Project Saudi Aramco NGL Expansion Plant Project (Yanbu) King Abdullah University Of Science & Technology (Thuwal) Position Senior Quantity Surveyor.

Client Saudi Aramco

Duration March 2007 to August 2010

Employer: Al Rajhi Contracting & Investment Group

Project Plot #4037-4038-4039- 4040 (10Stories Hotel Building) Central Area Madinah Munawra

Position Quantity Surveyor.

Client Al RajhiGroup

Consultant: Innovators Consulting Engineers

Duration June 2005 to Dec 2006

Employer: Al Nimal Company

Projects Sewerage Rawda & Rabwa

Storm Water Project (North of Riyadh)

Position Quantity Surveyor.

Client Riyadh Municipality

Duration July 2001 to April 2005


Records are kept and updated of work in progress.

Contractors requests are checked for accuracy

Calculations relating to payments are checked and in particular accurate records of completed works are maintained.

Prepare BOQ recapitulation.

Prepare monthly financial reports

Prepare and maintain final quantity books

Check the contractors final pay certificates

Evaluate unit rates for new term of work

Check joint measurements for payments

Compare final pay quantities

Maintain current as-built drawings as the work progresses

Maintain a progress schedule and cash flow chart

Assist in preparation of change orders

Assist in evaluating claims

Give prompt attention and accurate recording of contractor’s requests received

Check the cross sections for earthworks submitted by the contractor

Liaise with the client QS to ensure that the methods used in calculating final quantities are acceptable

Check all the calculations submitted by the contractor’s QS relating to valuations and in particular to keep accurate records of completed works

Prepare and submit reports of a technical nature when called up on by the construction manager

Compliance with the project Quality Plan.

Assisting in any quality audits of the project and ensuring timely closure of all identified corrective

Preparation of bar bending Schedules, Time Schedules, Manpower Schedules.

Preparation of Interim Payment Certificates.

To identifying in-scope and out-scope activities and prepare (V.O) accordingly,

Dealing with Suppliers, sub-contractors and coordination with various disciplines.

To take off the quantities as per drawings and to compare with the provided BOQ quantities

To prepare soft copy of the BOQ in M.S. Excel with auto link formulas,

To sending quotation inquiries to the different suppliers, manufacturer and sub- contractors, then follow-up the suppliers until receiving their quotations, to prepare the comparison table by receiving quotation and submit to the manager to finalize the rate. Knowledge & Skills.

Having experience to work in Tender (Study) department.

Having experience to work on various types of the Projects i.e. Hospitals, Hotels, Multi Story Buildings, Housing Compound, Aramco plants, Water treatment plants, Power Houses, Sewerage and storm pipe line network.

Well versed with work on re-measure and lump-sum projects, to prepare the tender and contract documents, relating to building or civil engineering projects including BOQ, from the initial calculations to the final figures.

To sending quotation inquiries to the different suppliers, manufacturer and sub- contractors, then follow-up until receiving their quotations, to prepare the comparison table on basis of received quotation and to finalize the rate for bidding. Having experience to work in Procurement department.

To analyze all suppliers in order to select the most suitable suppliers who are able to deliver good quality products at competitive pricing.

To negotiate with suppliers on lead-time, cost and quality so as to obtain the maximum benefit for the company.

To manage suppliers to meet objectives related to cost, delivery performance, schedule and quality.

To develop purchasing or sourcing strategies based on portfolio analyses and supplier preferencing study.

To define and maintain documented category and supplier strategies using market and competitive data.

To liaise with suppliers on delivery schedule so as to ensure on-time deliveries of final product.

To develop, implement and drive the procurement strategies in order to meet cost savings targets.

To review and manage the supplier base to ensure consistency with the sourcing strategy.

To perform regular performance review with suppliers to drive continuous improvements.

To create monthly performance reviews and reports focusing on overall sourcing requirements.

To ensure commercial, legal and contractual compliances in all the procurement transactions.

To adopt appropriate supplier management methodologies and procurement strategies in purchasing to secure better prices.

To coordinate with vendor on continuous quality improvement. Having experience to work at Site.

To valuing the executed work at site, and to prepare the monthly payment certificates

(Arabic & English) from initial to the final submission and follow-up accordingly.

Expert to prepare "Revised BOQ (English) "from initial to the final submission and follow-up accordingly.

Either work in office or on-site, to involve in a project to manage all estimates and costs of the work, to see the actual cost of project.

To keep track of any variations to the contract that may affect costs and create reports to show profitability.

To providing advice on contractual claims, preparing D.C.R. (Documents Clarification Request), raising V.O. by preparing costs analysis for repair and maintenance of project’s work.

Ability to work individually or as part of team and also having ability to lead the team with friendly atmospheres.

To attend the consultant meeting and define the point confidently EDUCATION:

o 1992 – 1995 D.A.E Punjab Board of Technical Education Lahore (Pakistan) o S.C.C Federal Board of intermediate and secondary education Islamabad Computer Skill:

MS office (MS Word, MS Excel, Power Point, MS Access etc.)

Primavera P6

Auto Cad (Civil 3D)

TBC (Trimble Business Center)

Internet Explorer


Name Iftikhar Ahmad

Date of Birth 08th September 1975

Marital Status Married

Religion Islam

Nationality Pakistani

Iqama Status Transferable

Driving License Saudi Arabia

Language Known English, Arabic, Urdu,


o Easily learn and adopt the new technology.

o Having good communication skill.

o Innovative, co-operative and highly self-motivated. o Team player with excellent camaraderie.

o Aware with Saudi labor Laws and Municipality requirements. o Familiar with international HSE standards.

I certify that above-mentioned information’s are true and fact as per my belief and knowledge.

Iftikhar Ahmad

Senior Quantity Surveyor

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