Managing Surveyor – Dublin 2

Salary: €90,000 + package

We are recruiting a Managing Quantity Surveyor for a Tier 1 main contractor in the Dublin area. They have recently secured a large scale development in the Dublin city centre and are growing their commercial team in line with company expansion. This position will suit an individual who has experience in a main contracting role within the built environment. Ideally the candidate will be seeking a long-term opportunity as this project is due for completion in 2020.

This initial project would be a €130m office redevelopment project in Dublin 2. This will involve the retention and refurbishment of a protected structure and the construction of a seven storey office block.

Senior Quantity SurveyorKey Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the operation of the Project cost management systems for the project (COINS)
  • Work closely with the Commercial Director for the project at all stages of the project development.
  • Will organise and manage the procurement of domestic sub-contracts, suppliers, reviewing and approving RFA
  • Ensure the QS team wholly understand their packages, fully measured, studied, and subcontracts are watertight insofar as possible.
  • Assist line management in the commercial control of projects
  • Ensure the development and mentoring for junior team members
  • Ensure variations to contract are priced and agreed at the earliest opportunity
  • Manage and maintain a contract cost reporting system
  • Pursue professional development


  • Educated to Degree level (minimum) in Quantity Surveying or Construction Economics
  • 8+ years quantity surveying experience
  • Experience working on large building projects