Job Description

  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Galway
  • Date Posted: Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Salary:DOE

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are currently recruiting for Quantity Surveyors position in Galway for our client a Construction Company working on residential/commercial projects.

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


Advise and report regularly to management on contractual and legal matters.
Prepare tender submission cash flow.
Review notices and contractual correspondence.
Prepare claim entitlement with Planner.
Prepare claim narrative and financial claim.
Follow up claim negotiations and maximise returns.
Advise on appointing project staff (commercial).
Monitor and direct quantity surveyor activities.
Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost.
Monitor project cash management.
Advise and support with project correspondence.
Negotiate and agree subcontractors.
Ensure final accounts are closed in a timely manner..
Assist with insurance and bonds in place.
Set up procurement schedule.
Look for opportunities to maximise revenue and reduce cost.
Timely drafting commercial/contractual correspondence.
Negotiating subcontract and suppliers prices and terms.
Prepare subcontract and suppliers documents.
Prepare and review monthly cost reports.
Ensure risk registers, variation trackers and extension of time tracker sheets are reviewed and updated monthly and included within monthly reports.
Negotiating subcontractors and suppliers final accounts.

Ideal Candidate: 

Professional qualification in Quantity Surveying.
2 years experience in a quantity surveyor role.
Ability to work on large scale, high headcount construction sites & sub-contractors essential.
Strong time management skills.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
Strong understanding of the construction industry and working on site.
Ability to use time productively, maximise efficiency and meet challenging work goals.
Job ID 34289

If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Ciaran on 01 707 1012/ for more information – all communications are confidential.

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