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Quantity Surveyor

  • Location:

    County Kildare

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0)861841361 /

  • Job ref:

    VAC-12480

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    22-11-2019

Vacancy: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Co Kildare (North)

Salary: €55K - €65K (DOE) + marketing leading packages 

 

3D Personnel’s client are a contracting company who specialise in high quality residential and commercial construction along with the associated infrastructural works.

Due to continues growth 3D Personnel’s client is currently recruiting for a Quantity Surveyor to work on large scale residential projects in the Leinster area. 

The successful candidate will have 4-5 years’ experience working in a similar role, ideally on the residential projects with a developer or main contractor and will have a hunger to develop and grow within the company.

The Quantity Surveyor will be working alongside a Commercial Manager on some of Ireland’s most prestigious construction projects whilst dealing with clients on a day to day basis.

The applicant will be joining an established company with an excellent workbook into the future.

 

Responsibilities of Quantity Surveyor:

  • Administration of subcontractors including processing payments, obtaining final account agreements, and resolving disputed issues by negotiation, if appropriate.
  • Be responsible for the timely production of appropriate levels of applications for payments in accordance with the provisions of the conditions of the contract.
  • Final Accounts – assessment of timely submission of final accounts giving regular updates to the client to ensure expectations are aligned
  • Provide commercial advice to the site team, and management on all contractual issues
  • Attend and provide input to relevant  customer/client  commercial meetings
  • Mentoring junior staff
  • Variations
  • Measurement
  • Provide input to contracts with client's representatives
  • Advise and mitigate the effects of disputes, recognise potential contractual issues on site and make records to protect client’s interests
  • Provide and control strategy of commercial contracts with client's representatives. 

 

Requirements:

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying.
  • 4-5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Good management skills, with the ability to motivate self and colleagues to perform.
  • Good planning and time management skills; able to manage activities simultaneously without compromising on standards and quality.
  • Ability to work with colleagues to contribute to project and operational performance.
  • Sound knowledge of construction practises and standards.
  • Proficiency in administration, writing, numeracy, IT and MS Office.