Job Description

  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Dublin
  • Date Posted: Posted 5 months ago
  • Salary:DOE

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are currently recruiting for a Senior Quantity Surveyor position in Dublin for our client an International Forward Thinking Construction Company.

They are seeking a candidate that is a confident and competent communicator, that has the ability to build effective relationships with stakeholders. As the Senior Quantity Surveyor you will work alongside the Associate/Commercial Director , to ensure projects are delivered at the highest standard.


Track project deliverables and ensure that commercial and administrative systems, budgets and cost control procedures are utilised.
Manage commercial teams to drive successful delivery of all projects and lead the commercial planning and implementation of project.
Carry out an in-depth review of all tender documentation and identify any risk or potential gains
Review and approve selected contractors /suppliers
Ensure Contractual correspondence in accordance with contract terms inclusive of detailed analysis and documentation of EOT notifications and claims etc
Continuously monitor the project to ensure that it stays on time and in budget
Assist with and manage the definition of project scope, goals and deliverables.
Reporting on actual costs v estimate and identifying underlying reasons for any variance and resolutions, highlight, challenge and resolve variance to latest plans.
Present reports defining project progress, problems and solutions.
Ensure clients achieve their stated objectives through close teamwork, proactive cost control and the provision of contractual advice;
Ensures Subcontracts are properly prepared and managed to reflect agreed scope including compliance with all responses to communications, payments, compensation events, programme submissions etc.,
Ensure all project team members (including site staff) understand contractual arrangements to meet Client and partner requirements

Ideal Candidate:

Strong client relationships and leverage opportunities for repeat business
In-depth knowledge and understanding of the various forms of contract used in the construction industry RIAI FIDIC JCT etc.
Ensure commercial goals are achieved
Demonstrates commercial acumen – with advanced knowledge of the market and competition
Delegates effectively and empowers appropriately
Experience of managing and leading teams – clear personal and team goals
Ability to critically evaluate documents
Demonstrates strong report writing skills


If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Frank on 01 707 1012 for more information.

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