Senior Quantity Surveyor

  • Anywhere

Senior Quantity Surveyor with 7 years+ required for a Tier 1 Main Building Contractor to work on a large-scale project in Belfast.  The successful Senior QS will report to the regional director and be given all the support they need to progress into a more senior role within the company.   Excellent package on offer for the successful Senior QS.

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Minimum of 7 years professional experience with proven track record in dealing with Subcontractors and Clients in relation to Valuations, Variations, Final Accounts and cost reporting
  • Thorough understanding of specifications, bills of quantities and drawings
  • Strong expertise in extracting quantities from drawings and issuing enquiries to sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure that accurate quotations are received within specified time frames
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and other Quantity Surveying Packages
  • Proven track record in Commercial / Industrial Projects
  • Demonstrates excellent budgetary responsibility
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to provide and explain accurate reporting.
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities at once.
  • Self-starter and ability to organise the workday around assigned activities and priorities with minimum supervision. Must be highly flexible with a high-level commitment to success.
  • Ability to work successfully as part of a team with wide variety of individuals demonstrating effective interpersonal skills

 

 Role:

  • Liaising and reporting to the Commercial Manager, the Project Director and the Contracts Manager.
  • Liaising with the Design Team to ensure requirements and specifications are met
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with Client Representatives to support the activities and maintain positive relations on behalf of the Company
  • Attending regular site meeting and communicate effectively to keep the Commercial Manager up to date on project development status whilst also tracking and resolving issues
  • Reviewing tender enquiries and tender analysis for projects.
  • Estimating and tendering for projects in conjunction with Head Office Quantity Surveying Staff
  • Negotiating new projects and fixed price premiums which are cost effective
  • Organising and chairing pre-award meetings with new sub-contractors in conjunction with the Construction Team
  • Subcontract purchasing and monitoring of packages on site
  • Monitoring of contra charges and notification to sub-contractors
  • Sub-contractor re-measurement, interim and final account payments
  • Processing fortnightly / monthly sub-contractor payment certificates
  • Compiling the variation log and signing off on variations with Project Quantity Surveyors
  • Issuing interim payment applications to the Project Quantity Surveyor and correlating payments received.
  • Final account preparations at the end of the project
  • Keeping abreast of various changes in industry and competitive environment in which the company operates.
  • Planning and performing other duties and projects as assigned

 

Salary:

  • Excellent salary circa £65K – €75k
  • 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 22 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.

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