Senior/ Intermediate QS - Laois

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 3645 Date Posted: Tuesday 05 Jul 2022
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Opportunity for a Quantity Surveyor – Co. Laois


Quantity Surveyor – Co. Laois


The Company

Well established construction company in Co. Laois on the lookout for a Quantity Surveyor to join their commercial team. The company has a great amount of experience in commercial, public sector and residential development. This role comes with the potential for advancing your career and working on projects up to €22 million including nursing homes, schools and housing. Fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join a well-managed business who really try to retain staff and promote a positive work environment.


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 non-verbal
  • 4+ Year’s Experience


For any more information on the role please contact Blaine McManus on 015314886 or 02830898345.

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