Bid Quantity Surveyor

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: €35,000 - €55,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterWicklow
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client, is looking for a Bid Quantity Surveyor to join their team. Working initially in their office but moving to a hybrid work schedule after a trial period. This role is based in Arklow, Co. Wicklow

You will join the experienced tendering department working on a variety of civil and public realm projects nationwide.

Reporting to the Bid Manager the Proposal Quantity Surveyor will be required to assist in the day-to-day aspects of tender delivery, including proposals, preliminary design, and technical submissions.

The ideal candidate should have a strong academic background with strong organisation, presentation and communication skills, relevant experience in tendering and proposal compilation would be an advantage.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Support the Bid Manager to ensure the smooth running of the bid process including preliminary design, programs, and technical proposal compilation.
  • Review of Tender documents on receipt to ensure their completeness, take-part in bid initiation & GO / NO GO assessment.
  • Co-ordination and preparation of bid including follow-up, collection of inputs from various suppliers, sub-contractors, or 3rd parties i.e. equipment supply proposals.
  • Preparation of supporting proposal documentation for the bid including technical proposals, equipment selection information, project delivery & management plans including resources & preliminary project programmes.
  • Work in an organised system to deliver tender proposals within stringent timelines.
  • Assist in program planning, analysis, and updates.
  • Assist Bid Manager in other various departmental development work.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:

  • Experience working in a similar role is preferred.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and provide input at team meetings.
  • Minimum of a Level 7 Degree in a relevant QS Qualification.
  • Ability to engage with suppliers and sub-contractors.
  • Ability to use own initiative, problem solve and adjust as issues arise during tender compilation.
  • Good working knowledge of MS packages such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Project.
  • Strong communications skills with a high level of motivation.
  • Strong organisation and time keeping / scheduling skills.

To apply please email your CV to

BID Quantity Surveyor | Sonas Recruitment

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