Senior Quatity Surveyor, West Dublin

Job Details

DesignBuild Search are working closely with one of Irelands fastest growing contractors. Due to securing a high volume of work they are looking at add a Senior Quantity Surveyor to their commercial team. The successful applicant will get the opportunity work with industry leaders on array of projects.
Commercial, Education, Healthcare, Pharma, Facilities


  • Degree qualified in either a Quantity Surveying or a Construction Economics discipline
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a fast-paced commercial environment
  • Proven experience in a similar role, ideally coming from a main contractor/specialist contractor with exposure to CSA, mechanical and electrical packages
  • Must have a solid commercial and financial awareness
  • Excellent analytical and planning ability with exceptional numeracy skills
  • Strong understanding of financial and budgetary control (labour and subcontractors)
  • Must possess exceptional time management and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and complete a wide range of tasks


  • Overlook the measurement of work to maximise the value of applications to our clients
  • Reviewing programmes in respect of delays, disruption, damage and subcontract programmes and ensure as-built records are maintained while the appropriate policies and communications are issued in line with contract requirements.
  • Manage the administrating applications for payment up and down stream along with payment of subcontractors to ensure positive cashflow where possible with fair valuations.
  • Responsible for the commercial management of contracts and the cost reporting of contracts
  • Present final accounts and additional cost applications
  • Compile and produce subcontract documents
  • General contract administration in line with our contract obligations and notices of change for any requested work that would be a variation to contracted work
  • Assessment of subcontractor’s applications for payment
  • Assisting with monthly valuations and the preparation of variations
  • Maintain variation logs for client and subcontractor variations
  • Compilation of tender documents and procurement strategy
  • Assist the estimation team with estimate preparations
  • Always behave in a manner fitting to the business ethos and always maintain the Company’s standards both internally and externally
  • Act as a brand ambassador and lead the Company through its ongoing expansion
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary for the efficiency of the business