Senior QS – Offaly

Salary: €75,000 - €80,000 + package

We are currently assisting a well established multidisciplinary Civil Engineering contractor in their recruitment of a Senior QS, based in the Midlands region of Ireland. The company in question has a proven track record in delivering projects that can vary in value from €20m – €300m. Applicants must have previous experience with a civils contractor working on projects of this stature. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a leading contractor with operations throughout Ireland. Project locations include Offaly, Laois, Meath and Westmeath.  Previous experience on water and utilities projects would be very beneficial. The role is permanent and will suit a Quantity Surveyor who is looking to progress their career to Commercial Manager in the near future.

senior qsKey Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for all on site variables
  • Develop and project valuations and progress reports
  • Maintain and control project profitability through high standard cost reporting
  • Handle contract variations, cost/value reports and management accounts
  • Evolve procurement standards and procedure
  • Provide direction for contract and tender preparation, presentation and acquisition
  • Provide assistance to Junior & Intermediate commercial staff where necessary
  • Work closely with Contracts Managers & Directors


  • Educated to Honours Degree level (minimum) in Quantity Surveying
  • 5 + years quantity surveying experience on buildings projects
  • Previous experience with a civil engineering contractor would be very beneficial but not a mandatory requirement
  • Excellent management skills