Project Quantity Surveyor – Galway

Job Description
Opportunity has arisen for a Project Quantity Surveyor to join a National Tier 1 Contractor in Galway city and surrounding area
As one of Irelands leading Building Contractors they pride themselves on reputation for delivering high quality projects in the fields of Commercial, Mixed-Use, Pharmaceutical, Residential, Educational and Fitout with range from €2M to north of €100M
Our Client has won numerous awards i.e. Contractor of the Year, Project of the Year, Health & Safety awards etc
Employee driven model with excellent staff retention tenure they’re at the forefront of the construction industry in Ireland
Ongoing training, 3rd level education, work/life balance, collaborative project teams environment with genuine career development & progression
Initial 12 month commercial project in Galway city

Maintain and develop commercial processes and procedures and to maximise returns in terms of profit.
Manage and reduce unnecessary costs and inefficient activities.
Maximise cash flow through valuations, submission of invoices and receipt of payment.
Final Accounts management including variations, claims and disputes.
Financial forecasting for use in setting targets and managing the business.
Monitoring resources and costs to ensure that the projects meet agreed targets.
Working alongside the Directors in the preparation and costings of tenders for new work.

Prepare cost analysis based on the architectural drawings, engineering estimates, materials required and labour involved
Prepare cost plans to enable design teams to produce practical designs for construction projects, which involves liaising with architects, engineers and subcontractors.
Prepare tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities
Evaluate tenders from contractors and subcontractors and, where appropriate, negotiate with the contractors
Control all stages of projects within predetermined budget and expenditure.
Monitor and keep track of project progress and are responsible for the measurement and valuation of variations in the work during the contract, for agreement of interim payments and the final account.
Work as part of a team to ensure that the requirements of the client are delivered.
Develop and maintain relationships with Client Representatives to support the activities and maintain positive relations on behalf of the company
Work collaboratively with the Project Manager and with the wider project team.

Quantity Surveyor with 4+ years’ experience
Excellent communication skills with strong attention to detail
Salary negotiable with pension car bonus + package
For further information please contact Robert Bridgeman








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  • Salary Negotiable
  • Location Connaught
  • Contract Full Time
  • Last update 14 July 2024
  • Job Ref RBQS124