Job Description

Civil Quantity Surveyor vacancy

Limerick, Co. Limerick, Ireland
€50,000 - €85,000 per annum


Civil Quantity Surveyor vacancy


Location: Foynes, Limerick.


As industry-leading builders and contractors, our client has worked hard to establish a reputation for consistently and successfully delivering complex construction projects. With a rich history of successful ventures and a commitment to excellence, they are now seeking a dynamic Civil Quantity Surveyor to join their team.



Working within & assisting the commercial & construction team to ensure a successful project is delivered, while maintaining relationships, maximising commercial returns and manage risk.


Key Responsibilities

  • Implement commercial strategy
  • Support the SQS & MQS commercial functions, assisting with & taking responsibility for:
  • Preparing tenders, analysing, selecting appropriate s/cs, negotiation & finalise s/c orders, financial & commercial management of s/cs to Final Account completion.
  • Site records & document control
  • Site measurement records
  • Assisting in the preparation of forecasts, targets & CV reconciliations
  • Valuations
  • Prepare variations with adequate records & details, agree as works progress
  • Update projected Final Account, prepare & submit in a timely mannerLiaise with site management
  • Liaise with & commercially influence/challenge site management team
  • Maintain & protect JSS commercial & contractual entitlement
  • CVR -Be actively involved in & understand the process, maintain independent view
  • Risk/opportunity - Review & consider
  • Insurances/warranties - Develop understanding
  • Cash management - Be aware & be actively involved to ensure good cash management
  • Tender - Support as required
  • Manage & oversee AQS & TQS, checking & taking responsibility for their work
  • Involvement with & take some responsibility for: Maintaining site records, control documents


Key Responsibilities

  • Simple D&B/CDP contracts
  • D&B contracts
  • Claims & disputes
  • Understanding of contract law
  • Involvement but no responsibility for contracts over €/£15m
  • Take responsibility for control of traditional contracts
  • Supervise AQS & sign-off SMM/measurement issues


Experience & Skills

  • Demonstrate clear written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively utilise a range of technology platforms
  • Be fully conversant with the use of the Standard Method of Measurement
  • Demonstrate ownership/commercial awareness
  • Effective time management, organisational, interpersonal and negotiation skills



Required Qualifications/Training

  • Educated to degree level and working toward the relevant professional accreditation
  • JCT
  • Letter & report writing
  • Negotiation
  • CVRs
  • 2-day Safety appreciation - Contract/commercial appreciation
  • CIOB


Desirable Qualifications/Training

To Apply:

Please apply online or contact Nithin at ICDS.

Your ICDS Consultant