Senior Quantity Surveyor - Galway

Quantity Surveying
Ref: 7211 Date Posted: Friday 24 May 2024

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Job Title – Senior Quantity Surveyor

Project – Commercial & Residential Contracts

Job Location – Co. Galway (Not Galway City)

Salary - € Very Competitive  


About the Company

Medium Sized Building Contractor with a reputation for delivering projects across the West. Work is predominately Galway with some jobs in Clare & Mayo Area.

They have a requirement for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor with a background in General Building/ Contracting to join their team in their office in Co. Galway.

The successful applicant will be working on exciting local developments with an experienced team - excellent company structure to allow for support and progression – keen to chat to ambitious quantity surveyors with a background in estimating who want to progress to Tendering Manager or Commercial Manager.

This role will be full time/ permanent role based in their office in Co. Galway (not Galway City)


The Role

  • Preparing, negotiating and analysing costs for tenders and contracts
  • Ensure sub-contractors are pre-qualified in accordance with management systems
  • Procurement of sub-contractors and preparation of sub-contractor order documentation
  • Assessing and certification of sub-contractor interim payments
  • Assist with estimations for new projects and tender process.
  • Re-measurement of Bills of Quantities
  • Lead and provide support/ mentorship to a commercial team
  • Carrying out Material Take-offs
  • Preparation of Interim valuations and final account
  • Managing and valuing variations
  • Production of monthly Cost Value Reconciliation on contracts
  • Establish, maintain and enhance effective working relationships
  • Plan, allocate and evaluate work carried out by teams, individuals and yourself


What You Need


  • Third level qualification in Quantity Surveying or Construction management.
  • 10+ years’ experience with a Building Contractor in ROI or NI.
  • Ideally will have knowledge and experience with Public Works Contracts
  • Proven record of working on projects valued up to €10M
  • Proficient in Microsoft excel and project
  • Driven Team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


For any additional information on the role, please contact Tanya McCann at Inform3 Recruitment.


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