Senior Quantity Surveyor (Water) – North Cork

Salary: Negotiable (SBOE)

Our client, a well regarded civil engineering company, are seeking to recruit a Senior Quantity Surveyor. The company in question has experience in delivering significant projects all over the country. The successful candidate will join their team on a large infrastructure project in Cork and 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. This is a full time permanent position.

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