Quantity Surveyors - Construction Contractor - Dublin

Location: Ireland


Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2310-34099

Consultant: Karen McHugh

Are you a Quantity Surveyor with 3+ years experience working with construction contractors?

If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Sheila now for an informal chat on 017978720 or send your CV to sheila@jobcontax.com for review.

Quantity Surveyors - Construction Contractor - Dublin

Job Description

Our client is a well-established contractor with a proven track record in the successful completion of a wide variety of projects. 

They are seeking Quantity Surveyors to join their expanding team to oversee construction projects in the greater Dublin area 

Manage day to day commercial and contract activities

Undertake contract administration, including change management and maintenance of associated registers (e.g., Change Order Register)

Negotiate and obtain best value with placement of subcontract orders.

Prepare and participate in the management of project budgets, cost plans and feasibility studies as appropriate

Validate and approve sub-contractors’ interim applications and final submissions including compliance with the Construction Contracts Act

Lead pre-appointment subcontractor meeting to ensure scope is clearly defined & appoint subcontractor in line with subcontract terms and with any flow downs from the main contract to mitigate any contractual risk

Prepare accurate monthly Cost Value Reports for review with Commercial Managers /Project Managers/Contracts Managers and presentation to the Senior Leadership Team.

Maximise cash flow through prompt submission of Monthly Valuations with full and accurate supporting documentation in accordance with the contract

Negotiate, draft and submit Final Accounts including claims in respect of loss and expense, delay and disruption and any time extensions

Maintain a productive relationship with all the Design team professionals and Client representatives throughout the project

Ensure the full and proper implementation of the Commercial procedures


Hold Bachelor's Degree in Quantity Surveying

3+ years of quantity surveying experience in construction in Ireland

Demonstrates a knowledge and understanding of the various forms of contract used in the construction industry (RIAI, Public Works Form of Contract etc.)

Ability to critically evaluate and identify gaps in documentation and commercial opportunity (contracts, drawings, specs, CVR’s)

In-depth knowledge and understanding of construction processes, techniques and systems

Demonstrates commercial awareness – market, competition, value for money

Strong numeracy and report writing skills

Strong negotiation & conflict management skills and Process oriented with focus on results.

Process oriented & strong attention to detail


Competitive Salary package, negotiable dependent on candidates experience and qualifications


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a Quantity Surveyor interested in roles based in Dublin, you can contact Sheila by e-mail at sheila@jobcontax.com or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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With over 50 years of technical recruitment experience, JobContax is the leading recruiter of Quantity Surveyors in Dublin and Ireland.

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