Senior Quantity Surveyor

Contact Jack Whelan
  • Salary: €70,000 - €85,000+
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client, a well known Main contractor are currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team in North Dublin . The client in question are operating a number of large-scale Educational and Housing projects across North Dublin. You will be joining the team as a Senior Quantity Surveyor on a Educational Project. This is a full-time permanent position with opportunities to join further project in the region covering Commercial, Educational, Residential, Healthcare and Industrial.


  • Track project deliverables and ensure that commercial and administrative systems, budgets and cost control procedures are utilised.
  • Manage commercial teams to drive successful delivery of all projects and lead the commercial planning and implementation of projects
  • Carry out an in-depth review of all tender documentation and identify any risk or potential gains
  • Review and approve selected contractors /suppliers
  • Ensure Contractual correspondence in accordance with contract terms inclusive of detailed analysis and documentation of EOT notifications and claims etc
  • Continuously monitor the project to ensure that it stays on time and in budget
  • Assist with and manage the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables
  • Reporting on actual costs v estimate and identifying underlying reasons for any variance and resolutions, highlight, challenge and resolve variance to latest plans
  • Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions
  • Ensure clients achieve their stated objectives through close teamwork, proactive cost control and the provision of contractual advice
  • Ensures Subcontracts are properly prepared and managed to reflect agreed scope including compliance with all responses to communications, payments, compensation events, programme submissions etc.
  • Ensure all project team members (including site staff) understand contractual arrangements to meet Client and partner requirements


  • Relevant Third level Degree
  • 8 years’ experience preferably with a main contractor
  • Previous projects experience on Construction/Civil Engineering projects is preferred
  • Chartered or working towards chartership
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required
  • Excellent IT skills


  • Competitive Salary
  • Occupational pension scheme
  • Performance based bonus subject to targets
  • Private healthcare
  • 23 days increasing after 2 years of service.
  • Travel/expenses. mileage

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