QS - Cost Engineer - Pharma - Cork

Location: Ireland

EUR 55 - 65 Per Hour

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1902-12995

Consultant: Elaine Burke

Are you a Quantity Surveyor or Cost Engineer ideally with M&E or large industrial project experience?

If interested in discussing this role forward your CV to elaine@jobcontax.com or call 01 969 6684

QS - Cost Engineer - Pharma - Cork


Our Client is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of professional technical services. 

They offer full-spectrum support to industrial, commercial and government clients across multiple markets. 

Services include scientific and specialty consulting as well as all aspects of engineering and construction, operations and maintenance.

Job Description

The candidate should be client facing and demonstrate technical qualities for the role. 

The role will provide the opportunity to work within different project phases and will involve pre and post quantity surveying contract duties.

Utilize best practice tools and processes to support project delivery in Quantity Surveying.

Manage projects through the entire project lifecycle.

Prepare estimates, cost plans and tender documentation using various forms of measurement and contracts.

Be proficient in measurement for Schedule of Works and Bills of Quantities production.

Prepare and agree interim valuations with contractors and issue recommendations for payment.

Pricing variations throughout the duration of the contract and provide cost advice.

Attend site meetings, and provide input and support to the project.

Price and prepare monthly financial cost reports and cash flow forecasts throughout the period of a contract.

Agree re-measurement of quantities with contractors, and prepare and agree final accounts and claims. 

Prepare final accounts for clients that are suitable for audit.

Preparation and analysis of statistical cost information to monitor trends in the Building Industry and assisting with cost planning future projects.

Administer and provide advice on contracts,

Provide assistance to other disciplines within the company as part of a multi-disciplinary team.

Execute and/or supervises site quantity surveys in compliance with specific procedures


Degree educated in Quantity Surveying or other relevant qualification.

Professional Qualification: RICS Qualified MRICS Chartered Quantity Surveyor or equivalent.

Working knowledge of applicable industry standard forms of contract, Pre and post contract knowledge.

Experience of cost forecasting and reporting, cost control, cost risk management, advising on procurement options, procurement documentation preparation, contract documentation preparation, contract administration and contract documentation.

Good general commercial awareness.

Use of computerized measurement packages.

Good team player.

Able to act on own initiative.

Willingness to travel.


Euro €55 - €65/hour depending on experience


Elaine Burke is the consultant managing this position. 

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail elaine@jobcontax.com or phone 01 969 6684


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