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Quantity Surveyor/ Estimator with CCS Candy Experience

Amos Amos

Harare, Zimbabwe

My work experience spans over 22 years in the construction industry working for some of the best and largest companies in Zimbabwe. My history of employment and training entails a great ability to work with minimal supervision, in multi-cultural environments, being able to maintain a high level of confidentiality and a desire to create great innovative ideas in areas of opportunity.

Experienced in all aspects of Mining, Engineering, Building and Construction projects, property and infrastructure development and management contracts, civil engineering works, roads, water and sewerage reticulation systems.
In Summary: –
I have gained immense experience covering all aspects of Quantity Surveying, Estimating and Project Management in the Contractor’s Office and as well in the Client’s Office covering a wide range of duties and responsibilities including the following:
a) Measurement, Preparation of Bills of Quantities and other Tender Documents
b) Mining production and P&L reports including variable calculations
c) Estimating and tendering to World Bank international requirements and standards
d) Detailed analysis and interpretation of financial statements
e) Preparation of construction programmes, monitoring and control
f) Preparation of project procurement and resource schedules
g) Project cash flow forecasting, budgeting and analysis
h) Preliminary and Detailed Cost Estimating
i) Contractual Advise
j) Tender Adjudication and Appraisal
k) Pre- & Post-Tender Cost Control
l) Cost Reporting & Advise
m) Project Administration in Consultation with members of the Professional Team
n) Subcontract adjudication and appointment and management
o) Subcontract accounts and certification
p) Project resource analysis and procurement and scheduling
q) Preparation and presentation of project valuations, final accounts, variations, change orders, extension of time claims, etc.
r) Attendance of project management meetings.
s) Supplier management, appointment and appraisal


Current Employer : R. Davis & Co (Pvt) Ltd

Position : Quantity Surveyor

Previous Employers : Integrated Construction Projects (2 years)

: Flame Egypt – Zambia (1 year)

:Searlcom Construction (4.5 years)

:Katanga Majengo – DR Congo (2 years)

: Costain Zimbabwe (6 years)

: Omega Construction (3 years)

: Twenty First Century Contractors (2 years)

: Fredk Sage (3 years)


CCS Candy – Well versed and proficient in the use of the Candy Package up to integration with Build Smart

Current Studies – Currently registering with Atlantic International University (AIU) for a Bachelor Degree in Project Management

Well versed in NEC, FIDIC and ZGCC4 Conditions of Contracts.

Attended the FIDIC/ ICC Conference on International Dispute Resolution, Mediation and Arbitration held in South Africa on 8 to 11 June 2014.

Former board member of the Construction Industry Federation Of Zimbabwe Management Committee (Chairman of the Plant Index Committee)

Feb 2010 CCS Certificate in Valuations and Estimating

1998 Certificate In Measurement of Building Work
1992 – 1994 Diploma in Surveying & Estimating
1989 – 1992 National Intermediate Diploma – Quantity Surveying



• English, Shona, Nyanja: Excellent in speaking, reading and writing


• Packages: Microsoft (Word, Excel, Project, Office);  CCS Candy


• Going to the gym for fitness training
• Going to Church and worshiping
• Reading the Bible
• Internet research on Construction and Civil Engineering


NAME : Amos Amos

PROFESSION : Quantity Surveyor

DATE OF BIRTH : 13th September 1967

NATIONALITY : Zimbabwean


CITY : Harare

CONTACT NUMBERS : Cell +263 772 595325