Job Description

Quantity Surveyor Roofing Cladding

Competitive salary
Ref: sw.roofqs.sweden

Quantity Surveyor / Roofing / Cladding / QS 

My client is a leading Irish roofingcladding & façade contractor specialising in the design, supply & fit of roofingcladding & façade systems in Ireland & Europe.

They now have a requirement for a Quantity Surveyor to get involved in a significant award in Sweden.

The ideal individual will have significant steel frame structures commercial experience in addition to roofing, cladding and façade systems.

  • Salary: €60,000 - €70,000
  • Significant living allowance for work in Europe
  • 2 return flights home a month paid for
  • Fully covered accommodation
  • Hire car will be provided


Manage all commercial activities on medium to large scale roofing & cladding projects.

Including submitting valuations, variations and agreeing final accounts

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce budgets and cash flow forecasts for all secured projects.
  • Negotiate best prices with suppliers and subcontractors to ensure projects comes in on or better than budget.
  • Procurement of key materials to suit project programme.
  • Carry out value engineering exercises and make cost saving proposals to Main Contractor/ Client.
  • Preparation of interim valuations and final accounts.
  • Maintain a close working relationship with the Commercial Manager.
  • Pricing and submitting of costs for all variations in a timely fashion.
  • Certify works completed by subcontractors.
  • Ensuring contract correspondence is being responded to quickly and contractually
  • Set an example of the Company’s professional image at all levels of contact, and ensure similar conduct from subcontractors and supervisors.
  • Any other reasonable duties as required by the directors, management or consultants appointed by the directors
  • This job may involve some travel and unsocial hours

The Individual:

  • A construction related college degree or equivalent; construction science or engineering degree preferred
  • At least 3 years’ experience of acting as a Project Quantity Surveyor.
  • Excellent commercial aptitude and negotiation skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawing specifications for roofing projects
  • Effective communication, supervision, and managerial skills
  • Must have a high level of computer skills including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Microsoft Project is a plus
  • High level of numeracy.
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Budget management experience and demonstrable attention to detail
  • Strong team player
  • Current drivers licence

If you are a Quantity Surveyor looking to explore your options, please apply online or contact Stephen at ICDS

0208 861 7847 /

Quantity Surveyor / Roofing / Cladding / QS 

Your ICDS Consultant