Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor (Infrastructure)

Londonderry, UK
Competitive salary
Ref: jb.pqs.der.wk21

Senior Quantity Surveyor (Infrastructure)



Our client is a global construction and cost management consultancy who are currently providing cost management services on infrastructure projects in Northern Ireland. 

They currently have a requirement for a Senior Quantity Surveyor’ with circa 10 years' experience for a site based role in Derry.

The role will involve managing costs on a number of projects that are currently under construction or in procurement. The ideal candidate will have a good background in cost management and on-site cost controls, etc. and will be self-driven to deliver a high level of service to our client.


  • Manage costs on a project that is currently under construction.
  • The ideal candidate will have a good background in cost management and on-site cost controls, etc. 
  • The role will be site based, with head office support and oversight. 

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Communicate effectively with other staff members, the general contractor and the client 
  • Act as a strong team player but demonstrate the ability to lead on tasks provided 
  • Deliver all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner 
  • Support the onsite team with cost control, cost reporting and forecasting 
  • Prepare standard documentation – reports, valuations, letters, financial reports, cash flows 
  • Review contractor’s applications for payment 
  • Manage and close out change orders and contract issues 
  • Prepare and agree final accounts, including the handling of any variations/claims to ensure the client gets best value from works undertaken 
  • Produce cost analysis feedback/lessons learnt to the client for future works 
  • Other duties as may reasonably be required for an Onsite Quantity Surveyor 
  • Deliver all role outputs in an accurate, professional and timely manner 

Desired Experience and Education:

  • A Quantity surveying qualification
  • 10 years’ experience post graduation 
  • Major civils or building experience is desired 
  • An understanding of construction contracts including NEC
  • The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with excellent client relationship skills 
  • RICS accreditation or equivalent and a desire to obtain same.

To register your interest, please send CV to or call +353 (0)1 632 1200 for more info.



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