(Willing to Relocate)
>> Personal Profile
A motivated, focused and enthusiastic individual with a ‘can do’ attitude comfortable within both office and academic environments. As a Quantity Surveyor, one is seeking a challenging role to excel further within the profession. Experience within Educational, Health, Highways and Residential sectors.
Sep 2007 – The University of Salford, (Greater Manchester)
July 2010 BSc Honours Quantity Surveying 2.1
Sep 2004 - Lancashire College
Jun 2006 National Diploma in Construction:
Overall Grade A, A, B
Sep 2002 –
Sep 1997 – Haywood High School (Stoke on Trent)
June 2002 9 GCSE’s (A- C)
>> Work Experience
March 2015 to Present Arcadis (PQS) – Project Quantity Surveyor
Estimating and Tender Analysis
Preparing Pre-Tender Estimates.
Post contract control
Tender Package evaluation
Assisting with Budget & Cost Estimates/ reports
Managing Change Control / Variations
Managing multiple projects
Interim Valuations and Payment Certificates/ Notices
Project Final Account negotiation and agreement
NEC3 & JCT Contract Experience
Working towards APC (MRICS)
February 2014 to March 2015 - Ridge and Partners LLP- Quantity Surveyor
Preparing monthly valuations, interim payments and payment certificates
Working on types of valuations for reinstatement and Auditing purposes for Berkshire Council.
Aiding Senior QS with estimates and cost reports
Preparing JCT contracts using JCT software and contract preliminaries via NBS (National Building Specification)
Taking off using traditional method and use of Blue Beam software.
Pricing dilapidation schedules
A3 Architectural Services Ltd – 2013 to 2014 Quantity Surveyor (Estimator)
Colas Ltd (Highways/Civils) 2012 to 2013 (8month Freelance) – Site Quantity Surveyor
Carpenter Projects Ltd (PQS) 2010 to 2012 – Graduate/ Junior Quantity Surveyor
>> Leisure activities and hobbies
I enjoy playing football and being an active member at the local gym. In my spare time, I enjoy socializing and keeping up to date with current affairs.
>> IT Skills
Competent user of MS Office packages such as
Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint as frequently used throughout Work duties
knowledge of Cato, CAD, Bluebeam, Outlook, NBS and Sypro software’s
>> Other Skills
Ability to communicate with people on all levels
Constantly enhancing current skills.
Ability to prioritise, multi-task and manage my own workload
Manage my own diary and given tasks to ensure project flow, to set objectives based on priority and need of client.
Team working and leadership skills
Working as a team player throughout employment. At present, working under NEC3 P21+ Partnering project with Kier Central (Team collaboration award achieved)
In addition to English (mother language), fluent in Urdu
Currently studying Arabic language
At all levels of education, I have achieved many certificates for outstanding work, academic progress and have achieved several merits, most recently received two awards for recognition of contribution and bonus for my work efforts with Arcadis LLP
Achieving a 2:1 BSc Hons degree.
To achieve my MRICS (Chartered Quantity Surveyor) and progress as a RICS Adjudicator.
>> Referees available on request
Fenton Sixth Form College (Stoke on Trent)
AVCE Science (Advanced) (B, C)
A Level Chemistry (C)