Senior Quantity Surveyor

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team based in the West of Ireland, this will be covering 

projects based in Mayo/Sligo/Galway

The successful applicant will report to the Commercial Director and will be responsible for managing the Commercial/Quantity Surveying functions of the contracts to maximise commercial success and profitability.

Roles and Responsibilities Include:

  • Establishing, monitoring and maintaining reporting arrangements, resources and client relationships.
  • All Quantity Surveying duties including re-measurement, preparation of monthly progress applications and settlement of final accounts. 
  • Preparation of interim progress applications for payment and internal valuations. 
  • Procurement of subcontractor and specialist suppliers. 
  • Interim payments and settlement of subcontractors’ final account 
  • Negotiate with client’s representatives and other consultants 
  • Advise on commercial risks within the project or projects. 
  • Preparation of monthly contract cost reports and management accounts information. 
  • Preparation of Cost Preliminaries. 
  • Ensure that sub-contract documents are properly executed prior to project commencement. 

The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • At least 5 years’ experience in Commercial Management/Quantity Surveying role
  • A broad knowledge of Public Works contracts
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Good commercial and business acumen and IT literacy
  • A third level qualification in a construction related discipline; preferably Quantity Surveying
  • Must hold a full drivers licence

 For more info you can contact Aileen on 0906 413973 or you can forward your CV to  

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