Quantity Surveyor - Large Infrastructure Project - Dublin West

  • Job Reference: NET - 173878
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: €65,000 to €70,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Salary Benefits package negotiable
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 2/3 years
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

A Major Irish Construction Company wish to recruit a suitably qualified for the following post

Quantity Surveyor - West Dublin

The Company are seeking an experienced Quantity Surveyor (based in Citywest, Co. Dublin) to work on a large infrastructure project in County Dublin. The successful candidate will work with a dynamic team and have the opportunity to grow their knowledge and experience.

Responsibilities include:

Maintaining good relations with clients and their representatives.
Representing the Company's interest at meetings held relating to the work under their control.
Supporting staff to perform commercial/contractual duties as necessary.
Liaising with other departments to provide information to improve the service provided and received by the Commercial / Financial Departments
Preparation of monthly, interim and final valuations, applications for payment, reconciliations of valuations and costs, and certification of amounts for contract, sub-contractors, specialists and suppliers.
Providing the necessary information to enable an accurate and regular review of cash flow and position on contracts to be maintained.
Recovery of all monies to which the Company is entitled in return for all work undertaken.
In conjunction with the Procurement Manager, placing of supplier agreements and sub-contracts on work under the Quantity Surveyor's control.
Providing support, guidance, training and mentorship to develop the commercial team.
Duties include:
Ensure understanding and adherence to all contract obligations by stakeholders.
Prepare detailed projected financial outcomes and valuation / cost reconciliations for contract control meetings.
Liaise with other departments to provide controls to operate during progress of contracts.
Prepare, submit and agree interim and final valuations with client representatives.
Prepare contract final accounts.
Ensure that supplier agreements & sub-contracts are placed/ managed in accordance with Company procedure.
Ensure that all instructions received from client's representatives are acted upon and all contract obligations are adhered to.
Ensure the company's interest are fully protected by contractual compliance
Organise, in liaison with senior management, the preparation of contractual claims.
Provide the Commercial Manager with sufficient information to enable the preparation of monthly and quarterly records of cash flow controls to be maintained.
Advise senior management of all issues which may have an impact on the performance of the Company, whether commercial, operational or otherwise.
Ensuring that Company HSQE Management Systems and processes are adhered to, implemented and maintained.


A relevant degree in Quantity Surveying/Engineering (or similar) from a UK or Irish University to support your competency in the role.

Minimum of five years experience.

Experience working in the Water & Wastewater / Civils / Utilities / Design & Build experience desirable

Commercially & Contractually aware

A member of the relevant Professional Institution.

Full Clean Irish/EU Driving License

Authorised to work in Ireland ie valid work permit

Should you wish to apply or just to find out more on a confidential basis, please contact Christy on 087-9473404 or 00353 87 9473404 (if outside Ireland) or e-mail your CV to