Senior Quantity Surveyor - Main Contractor - Waterford

Location: Ireland

EUR 65,000 - 85,000

Job Type: Perm

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-2205-29496

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Senior Quantity Surveyor with 7+ years’ experience main contractors on large scale on construction projects?

If you are looking for a role that takes your career to the next level, contact Sheila on +353-1-7978720 for an informal chat or send your CV to for review.

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Main Contractor - Waterford

Job Description

Our client is one of Ireland's leading Civil & Building Contractors with operations throughout the country.

We are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to work on projects based in the South East region.

Advise on contractual matters – general and project level.

Process contractual claims and all associated records.

Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost and identify and investigate losses.

Assist with project cash management.

Advise and support with project correspondence.

Negotiate and agree subcontractors.

Negotiating subcontract and suppliers’ prices and terms.

Ensure final accounts are closed in a timely manner.

Ensure timely drafting of commercial/contractual correspondence.

Prepare subcontract and suppliers documents.

Prepare and review monthly cost reports.

Ensure risk registers, variation trackers and extension of time tracker sheets are reviewed and updated monthly and included within monthly reports.

Negotiating subcontractors and suppliers final accounts.

Variations: measurement and pricing.

Variations: Negotiate with client, quantity surveyor and subcontractor.


Professional qualification in Quantity Surveying/Commercial Management

7+ years’ experience in a Quantity Surveyor role on construction projects

Ability to work on large scale, high headcount construction sites & sub-contractors essential.

Liaise with Commercial Manager and Contracts Manager when dealing with internal stakeholders and client’s representatives while on site including attendance at meetings

Strong time management skills.

Must have excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.

Strong understanding of the construction industry and working on site

Ability to use time productively, maximize efficiency and meet challenging work goals


Salary €65 - €85k depending on experience

Excellent company benefits


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you are a QS interested in roles based in Waterford , you can contact Sheila by e-mail at or phone +353-1-7978720 for a confidential chat.

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