Senior Quantity Surveyor

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €80,000 - €95,000 DOE
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterDublin
  • Sector: Built Environment

Our client, a tier 1 Irish building contractor, is currently on the lookout for a Senior QS to join them in Dublin. The company in question are well-established with a number of exciting, high-profile, projects on their books. This position will suit an individual who has a demonstrated history managing projects valued north of €50m with a main contractor. Ideally the candidate will have extensive experience on large buildings projects. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your management skills and is a great career move for those pursuing a commercial role with one of Ireland’s leading contractors.


  • Advise on general and project level contractual matters
  • Identify contract grounds for claim.
  • Commercial and QS support & Advise on appointing project staff (commercial).
  • Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost.
  • Advise and support with project correspondence.
  • Ensure final accounts are closed in a timely manner.
  • Identify and investigate losses.
  • 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.
  • Liaise with Construction Manager when dealing with internal stakeholders and client’s representatives while on site including attendance at meetings
  • Professional, Honours qualification in Quantity Surveyor
  • 10 years’ minimum relevant experience in the building sector with a main contractor.
  • Ability to work on large scale, high headcount construction sites & sub-contractors essential.
  • 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

To apply please email your CV to

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