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Quantity Surveyor / Estimator

Quantity Surveyor

Posted Jan 11, 2024
Cork, Ireland
Permanent (Full-time)
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Our client, a well established Cork based contractor, is looking for an experienced Quantity Surveyor ideally with civils experience to oversee construction projects in the Cork area. This a permanent position with a view to becoming an integral part of the company going forward.

Job Description: As a Quantity Surveyor, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the successful financial management of our construction projects. Your primary responsibility will be to provide accurate and timely cost advice, cost planning, and commercial support throughout the project lifecycle.

The successful candidate would be working alongside the commercial manager and would be provided with adequate training and mentorship to become an integral part of the company going forward.


  • Preparing tenders, analysing, selecting appropriate s/cs, negotiation & finalise s/c orders, financial & commercial management of s/cs to Final Account completion.
  • Managing and reporting of forecasts, target, reconciliations, site records, document control, variation reporting, valuations, assisting in the site records & document control
  • Liaise with & commercially influence/challenge site management team whilst maintaining & protecting our clients commercial & contractual entitlement
  • Manage & oversee AQS & TQS, checking & taking responsibility for their work & sign-off SMM/measurement issues

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Economics, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience working as a Quantity Surveyor in the construction industry
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and computer skills
  • Experience building and maintaining supplier relationships

A strong remuneration package is on offer for the right candidate.

If you possess the required qualifications and experience, and are eager to take on a challenging role as a Quantity Surveyor with our client, we encourage you to apply by submitting your CV via the link provided or call Anthony for more information.

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For more information on this position please call Private: Anthony Hurley on 087 186 4782 or apply online and a member of the Ward Personnel team will be in touch.