Intermediate Quantity Surveyor - Down

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 6249 Date Posted: Monday 09 Oct 2023

Intermediate Quantity Surveyor           South Down

The Company

Family-owned building contractor currently on the lookout for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their team and assist with residential and commercial building projects.

They primarily operate between County Down and North Dublin but do various projects throughout all of Ireland and have been doing so for over 35 years. Hybrid working between the office, on site and at home are all available too!

Great role if you are a motivated individual, with a pride in your work, wishing to progress your career with a business that has been operating within the industry for many years. 


The Role

  • Liaise with customers and project managers
  • Management of commercial and contractual aspects of relationships with customers, consultants and subcontractors
  • Measure, price, negotiate and agree budgets and costs for variations to project scope
  • Check project costs are correct and raise/resolve queries where necessary
  • Attend pre-contract meetings, liaise with a wide range of construction professionals, and ensure timely completion of agreed actions
  • Produce and maintain up to date procurement schedules
  • Compile and issue invitations to tender, analyse subcontractor quotations and make recommendations for placement of orders
  • Compile subcontract orders for approval
  • Visit site to measure and value works completed
  • Assess subcontractor payment entitlement and process payments
  • Carry out reconciliation of cost and value to date/forecast to keep the management team informed of project performance
  • Work closely with contract and site management staff to support the smooth running of the office and the site, carrying out other duties as required
  • Assist in the guidance and development of junior surveyors
  • Other commercial matters as required


What you need

  • Hold Degree in Quantity Surveying / Construction Management
  • Highly motivated hard-working individual who can work on their own or as part as a team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Great communication skills both verbal and written
  • 4+ Years’ Experience


For any more information on the role please contact Fionnuala Lambe on 015314886 or 02830898345.

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