Senior Quantity Surveyor

Contact Cian Kavanagh
  • Salary: €70,000 - €80,000
  • Location: Ireland
  • Sector: Civils & Utilities

Our Client, a contractor, are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor. They have built up a strong reputation within the construction industry and have delivered significant projects throughout the country. They are looking for a QS to join their team in their office in Mayo.


  • Advise on general and project level contractual matters
  • Identify contract grounds for claim.
  • Commercial and QS support & Advise on appointing project staff.
  • Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost.
  • Advise and support with project correspondence.
  • Negotiate and agree subcontractors.
  • Ensure final accounts are closed in a timely manner.
  • Identify and investigate losses.
  • Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost.
  • Timely drafting commercial/contractual correspondence.
  • Negotiating subcontract and suppliers’ prices and terms.
  • 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, Honours qualification in Quantity Surveyor
  • 8-10 years experience Civils & Utilities, anything from water treatment to major street works
  • Ability to work on large scale, high headcount construction sites & sub-contractors essential.
  • Liaise with Construction 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
  • Flexible on location, 1-2 days in Mayo office, site visits.

To apply please email your CV to

Senior Quantity Surveyor | Mayo | Sonas Recruitment


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