Senior Quantity Surveyor


Senior Quantity Surveyor with 7 years + a Main Building Contractor based in Cork. The Contractor has a variety of projects including Commercial and Residential builds, Healthcare, Education and more. The successful Senior QS will report to the Commercial Manager.



  • Degree qualified with at least 7 years’+ experience in Quantity Surveying.
  • QS experience with a main building contractor in Ireland or the UK is essential.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English.
  • Ambitious and committed to deliver an excellent standard of work.
  • Must be eligible to work in Ireland.



  • Preparing tender and contract documents.
  • Undertaking cost analysis for repair and maintenance project work.
  • Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies.
  • Performing risk, value management and cost control.
  • Advising on procurement strategy.
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks.
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders.
  • Allocating work to subcontractors.
  • Providing advice on contractual claims.
  • Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports.
  • Valuing completed work and arranging payments.
  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use.



  • Excellent salary circa €75k – €85K+
  • Top benefits package.
  • Excellent career development.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Company vehicle or vehicle allowance.


If you are a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for your next career move, please send your CV or call Keith Conlon for a confidential discussion. We will not send your cv to any client without your permission. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin with more than 20 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.