Senior Quantity Surveyor - Cork

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 1213 Date Posted: Wednesday 24 Feb 2021
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Opportunity for Senior Quantity Surveyor Cork  


Senior Quantity Surveyor – Cork


The Company

A leading building and construction contractor based in Cork are looking for a Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team. Working across healthcare, residential, commercial, education, civil, fit out, hotels & leisure and retail. They are striving continuously to deliver innovative quality construction projects over the last 60 years and this has provided them with a longstanding reputation. If you are looking variety in the projects you are working on and progression and investment in your career this is a very good opportunity.


The Role:

  • Produce draft budgets and site start budgets for each site allocated to the Quantity Surveyor.
  • Produce quarterly valuations and complete material ‘cost to complete’ exercises for each site the Quantity Surveyor is responsible for.
  • Produce sub-contract payments and final accounts, ensuring that the sub-contractor has signed these off.
  • Produce sub-contract orders, ensuring they are authorised by the authorised representative, together with all necessary documentation.
  • Complete on-site measurements and assess payments to contractors.
  • Attend and contribute to various meetings, such as pre-order meetings, quarterly valuation meetings and project review meetings with senior management, construction team as well as external contractors.
  • Manage all sub-contract orders on site, meeting sub-contractors as and when required.
  • Price customer extras and liaise with sales department as necessary.
  • Manage Professional Fees Budget.
  • Assist with material buying when required.
  • Assist the Estimator and / or Commercial Manager with take-off’s for land appraisals when required


What you will need:

  • Degree in QS/Construction Management
  • 7+ years’ experience
  • Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office
  • Strong communication and listening skills, with good negotiation skills

For any more information on the role please contact Jayne Kerr on 015314886 or 0289089345.

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