With nearly 170 years of existence, and over 40,000 employees in more than 70 countries around the world, Savills is a company of international reputation in the real estate market.

Savills Portugal, holding a prominent position in the national market, and currently undergoing a strong growth, with mandates for the main projects under development in Portugal, intends to reinforce its team in the Architecture Department with the integration of a Measuring Surveyor for its Lisbon office.


Key tasks/ activities:

  • Checking and measuring projects;
  • Carrying out site visits to develop estimates and budgets;
  • Developing strategies for meeting construction costs within the project budget;
  • Preparation of construction costs estimates/budgets and bills of quantities of work;
  • Contacting partners and suppliers and making price consultations;
  • Negotiating prices with suppliers;
  • Following up on awarded projects during the design and construction phases;
  • Cost control of construction works in progress.

Requirements, Skills and Experience Desired:

  • Degree in Civil Engineering (preferred);
  • 3-6 years' professional experience in construction costs estimation/budgeting;
  • Experience in construction / supervision / design will be valued;
  • Ability to read and interpret projects;
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Auto CAD and BIM platforms (preferred);
  • Efficient use of Microsoft Office tools;
  • Knowledge of English spoken and written (other languages will be valued);
  • Planning and organisational skills;
  • Negotiation skills;
  • Orientation towards deadlines;
  • Rigour and excellence in carrying out tasks;
  • High sense of responsibility;
  • Team spirit and ease of communication;
  • Proactivity, assertiveness, dynamism and resilience;
  • Driving licence.


To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to Joana Malheiro (career@savills.pt).

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