Senior Quantity Surveyor EMC.

November 30, 2021
Dublin, Ireland
Job Type
Hours of Work
Education Requirements
See Description
Experience Requirements
8 Years
Job Responsibilities
Senior Quantity Surveyor
Job Industry
Construction, Engineering and Architecture
Job Order


Senior Quantity Surveyor | Dublin


  • Established Contractors with Great Pedigree and Significant Annual Turnover
  • Excellent Package and Career Progression Opportunities
  • Large and Interesting Projects Across Multiple Sectors


Oradeo Recruitment is currently seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor for a market leading Contractor to be based in Dublin working on a number of commercial projects.


The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be responsible for the management of projects, budget preparation and estimates, progress reports, final account preparation, client interaction and attending various design team/site meetings.


As a senior member of the Quantity Surveying Team the Senior Quantity Surveyor will have responsibility for direction of the function in relation to relevant projects; as a result of which the Senior Quantity Surveyor must be commercially aware, with a high level of commitment, initiative, and enthusiasm. 


Senior Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities:


  • Liaising and reporting to the Managing Director and the Commercial Manager
  • Liaising with the Design Team to ensure requirements and specifications are met
  • Develop and maintain relationships with Client Representatives to support the activities and maintain positive relations on behalf of the company
  • The Senior Quantity Surveyor will be representative of the company at all relevant site and other meetings
  • Reviewing tender enquiries and tender analysis for projects
  • Estimating and tendering for projects in conjunction with Head Office Quantity Surveying Department
  • Negotiating new projects with price premiums which are cost effective
  • 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
  • Compiling the variation log and signing off on variations with Project Quantity Surveyor
  • Final account preparations
  • Cost monitoring and reporting while attending all monthly cost reporting meetings
  • Cash flow forecasting for projects and issuing monthly reports to accounts
  • As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be encouraged to mentor Intermediate & Junior Quantity Surveyors to encourage performance


Necessary Requirements:


  • 3rd level qualifications in Quantity Surveying or construction economics
  • No less than 8+ years of professional experience with proven track record in dealing with Subcontractors and Clients in relation to Valuations, Variations, final accounts and cost reporting
  • Ideally you will possess relevant experience working on projects in-excess of €20 million within Ireland, UK or European markets working for a recognised contractor on any or all of the follow project types; pharmaceutical, data centre, commercial, mixed-use, residential, hospitals, hotels, industrial, educational etc
  • Displays through understanding of specifications, bills of quantities, and drawings
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and other Quantity Surveying Packages
  • Proven track record in Commercial / build Projects
  • Demonstrates excellent budgetary responsibility
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with emphasis on ability to provide and explain reports accurately
  • Excellent organisation and time management skills and ability to manage multiple priorities


For more information about this role or others, contact Eavan McCallig at Oradeo Recruitment

on +353 1 687 7188/+353 86 385 1651 or apply in confidence.


About Oradeo- Oradeo Recruitment are specialists in the construction & engineering sector. We are a leading service provider in Ireland, UK and Europe for professional recruitment services (Senior Quantity Surveyors, Quantity Surveyors, Contract Surveyors, Contracts Managers, Commercial Manager, Site Engineer, Senior Engineer, Project Managers, Health & Safety) provided to many market leading Main Contractors, Specialist Contractors, Subcontractors, M&E Contractors, Client Side Organisations, Developers, Architecture practises, Construction Consultancies etc. Oradeo also specialises in the provision of managed labour in Construction & Civil Engineering, Oil & Gas, Mechanical & Electrical, Warehousing and Logistics and Industry

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