• Job Ref: 16828
  • GPC Mobile: 086 145 1302
  • GPC Job Phone: 01 207 8990
  • salary: €110k-€120k

Fantastic chance for an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to join a well-established Building Main Contractor situated in Meath. We require a candidate well-versed in contract management, particularly in public works, RIAI, JCT, and NEC contracts. The role presents an excellent opportunity for career advancement, with the potential of becoming a Commercial Director for highly experienced candidates.



  • Comprehensive expertise in handling diverse contractual frameworks, such as public works, RIAI, JCT, NEC, and others.
  • Cost Management Oversight: Take charge of the cost control process, encompassing accurate forecasting, meticulous budget preparation, and vigilant expense monitoring.
  • Effective Variation Management: Skilfully evaluate, oversee, and administer variations/change orders while ensuring compliance and maintaining effective communication.
  • Collaborative Procurement Approach: Collaborate seamlessly with procurement, estimation, and surveying teams to facilitate subcontractor procurement activities.
  • Diligent Contract Administration: Take on the responsibility of contract administration, ensuring compliance with contractual terms, managing notices, and meeting milestones. • Financial Performance Monitoring: Monitor project financial performance closely, offering insightful recommendations for enhanced profitability and risk mitigation.
  • Business Development Focus: Utilize strong business development skills to spot new opportunities, cultivate valuable client relationships, and expand the project portfolio.
  • Inspirational Team Leadership: Lead and guide quantity surveyors and commercial staff, fostering quality outcomes and nurturing their professional growth.
  • Engaging Stakeholder Relations: Foster strong and positive relationships with clients, consultants, subcontractors, and suppliers to promote successful project delivery.
  • Industry-Wide Knowledge: Stay up-to-date with industry best practices, market trends, and legal requirements to enhance operational efficiency and ensure effective risk management.



  • Education and Certification: Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related field. Professional accreditation such as MRICS is highly preferred.
  • Work Experience: Bring a minimum of 10 years’ experience in commercial management within the Irish construction industry, with a specialized focus on public works, RIAI, JCT, NEC contracts. A proven track record in contract management, cost control, and successful business development is essential.
  • Contractual Mastery: Demonstrate extensive knowledge and expertise in dealing with public works, RIAI, JCT, NEC contracts, and other relevant frameworks.
  • Driving Business Growth: Proactively contribute to business expansion by fostering client relationships, generating leads, and diversifying the project portfolio.
  • Financial Expertise: Display a strong understanding of financial matters, adept at analyzing data, enhancing profitability, and assessing project feasibility.
  • Leadership Abilities: Inspire and motivate teams effectively to achieve project objectives and desired outcomes. Communication Skills: Exhibit excellence in both written and verbal communication, ensuring successful stakeholder engagement.
  • Problem-Solving Aptitude: Employ a proactive approach to risk mitigation, dispute resolution, and seizing business opportunities.



  • Excellent salary circa €110k – €120K
  • Top benefits package.
  • Excellent career development.
  • Company vehicle or vehicle allowance.



If you are a Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for your next career move, please send your CV or call Declan Hasson 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 25 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.


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