Job Description

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Wicklow, Co. Wicklow, Ireland
Competitive salary
Ref: jb.sqs.rath.wk.44

Senior Quantity Surveyor



ICDS currently have an opening for a Senior Quantity Surveyor working on a large pharmaceutical project in Wicklow

Our client is a leading engineering company who operate across all sectors including commercial, data centre, pharma, residential.


  • Hold a degree in Construction Economics/Quantity Surveying
  • Ability to agree final accounts, negotiations with sub-contractors
  • 7+ years experience

Role and responsibilities

  • Analyse blueprints and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials and labour costs vs estimates.
  • All quantity surveying duties including measurements, valuation and agreement of work sections
  • Managing Grad/Junior and Project Surveyors
  • Well-developed interpersonal and communication skills
  • Competent in all forms of estimating packages, Microsoft excel and word
  • Consult with clients, vendors, personnel in other departments or construction manager/supervisors to discuss cost.
  • Monitor cost from vendors or subcontractors, explores variances, managing issues in conjunction with manager, deals with cost overseas and recovery.
  • Reports on actual costs and examines estimates used by management for purpose such as planning, organising and schedule work.
  • Prepare cost and expenditure statements and other necessary documentation at regular intervals for the duration of the project manager.
  • Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops.
  • Set up cost monitoring and reporting system and procedures.

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