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I am senior quantity surveyor with 15 years of robust experience in interior fit out industry.
I am an Interior designer plus quantity surveyor. I have demonstrated my technical skills & knowledge during my tenure with current employer ( main contractor fit out industry).I am adaptive to work environment, open to learning new skills, proven team player & result oriented.
Core Skills –
Comprehensive understanding and managing work related to Proposals, Quantity Survey and
Ability to work independently, analytical and problem-solving skills, desire to learn new skills to
enhance the knowledge.
Exceptional understanding of Tendering, cost estimate plan, budget & forecast qualification &
proposal, quantity survey, Autodesk estimation & costing. Risk assessment, value engineering & Fidic
Thorough knowledge of cost management , it’s concepts & terminology.
Handled projects that includes retail fit out, banking sector, hospitality & educational institutes.
Bachelor of commerce
Fidic basic training
Design Infinity llc
Dubai / Senior Quantity Surveyor / 04/2014 – present
Currently leading the team of QS to provide commercial services to clientele, that includes estimation
of Quantities and Cost plan.
Leading and directing the team for providing deliverables to client with utmost accuracy and within
Creating BOQ, rate analysis, Cost Estimation for project, compiling data that influence the cost.
Reviewing tender terms and conditions of contracts to identify and mitigating commercial risk of the
contract by assessing obligations and liabilities.
Project Cost revision with the contract change management providing the cost impact analysis, and
keep an update on cost/revenues forecast.
Providing timely inputs regarding quantity and cost for pre-start and cost to complete activities.
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Initiated in client’s technical submission that includes technical write ups, methodologies for different
Managing complete tendering, evaluation, negotiation and award of work within stipulated time frame.
Providing value engineered options with alternate materials and method of construction as an option
to the organization.
Worked on key projects -
Tecom group & asset management
Sharjah Research & Technology park -American university
Rakez free zone -common areas & offices
Samba/ Mashreq/RAK bank
Serco middle east head offices
Working closely with Project managers & procurement team to achieve the budget within given time
Verifying claims from the contract agreement and defend the claims made by
contractors/subcontractors in coordination with the Project Managers.
Supporting the project during the contract changes/claims process providing the cost impact analysis,
and keep an update on cost/revenues forecast.
Coordinating with procurement team for issuing relevant purchase orders, contract documents to
vendors and subcontractors.
Providing collection and sharing of lessons learned, feedbacks and returns of experience on
issues/criticalities encountered during project execution.
Karani Interior Decorations llc
Dubai /Estimator & Quantity surveyor / 09/2011– 03/2014
Accurately predicts the cost, size, and duration of future fit out projects.
Assesses cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to contract
award costs as the project develops
Assist Project Managers (PMs) to develop Capital Expenditure Requests (CERs)
Assist the project management staff with the management of project scope, budget, and schedule
Confers with engineers, architects, stakeholders, contractors and subcontractors on changes and
adjustments to cost estimates
Develop cost for on-site construction, including the impact of shipping, schedule and tariffs
Generate complete project control cost estimates, including engineering, equipment, construction,
commissioning / start-up and contingency
Manages and conducts special studies related to market trends, competitor pricing, lost business
analysis, standard costing or other special projects
Prepares estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organizing, and scheduling
Providing analysis and value engineering assessments and reports
Reading drawings and technical documents to prepare estimates
Using sophisticated computer software to calculate estimates
Work closely with the Project Controls/Estimating team in implementing consistent estimating
standards, processes, and procedures
KEY PROJECTS HANDLED –
Al halab restaurant fit out
Gazebo restaurant fit out
Kohiji retail fit out
Retail fit out
MILIND PAI & ASSOCIATE –
Mumbai / Interior designer & project coordinator / 2009– 03/2011
One of the top ten Interior desing company in Mumbai.
Prepare takeoffs, develop pricing for work to be performed and work with Procurement department to
secure vendor pricing.
Identifies cost trends to assist management in cost reduction and process improvement efforts
Assist sales in securing business by developing accurate, timely and professional estimates. Develop
and maintain hours
Assist the Project Manager with negotiating Change Proposals with the Contractor
Assists senior staff in ways to make projects more efficient. Seeks ways to improve accuracy and
efficiency of tasks
Confer with local procurement manager, sales person and/ or operations on project cost and risk to
assist in sourcing strategy development and execution
Develops, evaluates, and discusses possible solutions with Account Manager, Project Manager, Subcontractor,
Supplier, and/or customer