Junior Quantity Surveyor - Louth

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 6404 Date Posted: Friday 15 Sep 2023

Junior Quantity Surveyor        Drogheda 

The Company

Building contractor with companies in Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland and the UK, are on the lookout for an experienced Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team.

Our client is looking for someone to be site based working on a residential project in Drogheda, and to continue progressing their career with the company!

This contractor has a portfolio of some of the most prestigious housing developments, so this is a fantastic opportunity for a Junior QS to hit the ground running with a well-established company and kickstart their career!

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
  • Motivated, driven and works well within team
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Word
  • 1+ years experience (post grad or placement)

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

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