Senior Quantity Surveyor
Acrow Recruitment Ltd
4 weeks ago
Construction / Engineering
On Application

Our client, a leading residential developer is currently recruiting an experienced Senior Quantity Surveyor to work in their head office in Kildare.

As Senior Quantity Surveyor, you will be responsible for the overall financial management of up to three high-profile residential projects.

Main Responsibilities:
Financial management of up to three projects
Measurement of building elements & preparation of Bills of Quantities/Schedule of Rates.
Preparing tender documents and analysing tender returns for sub-contractors and suppliers.
Tender reporting and recommendations.
Mentoring the other Surveyors in the team

Preparing and analysing costings for tenders
Allocating work to subcontractors
Analysing outcomes and writing detailed progress reports
Valuing completed work and agreeing and arranging payments
Undertaking monthly and final valuations for works complete
Preparing sub contract documents and control of contract documents.
Carrying out monthly valuations for works on site, managing sub contract payments & liabilities, completing monthly cost reports for budget v actual.
Coding of costs to a specific job.
Tracking and monitoring of preliminary costs.
Recording, reporting and management of projects risks, variations and cost overruns. Projected overall effect of any overruns.
Completion of project close out documentation including final account resolution and agreement for all trade packages.
Attend project meetings, provide commercial and cost advice as required.
Contract compliance and management of variations and claims notification procedures.

Qualifications and Skills:
BSc in Quantity Surveying or equivalent.
Minimum 10 years’ experience with a developer or a residential construction company.
Must have experience in housing.
Must have strong measurement and take off skills.
Must have strong knowledge of building detail and construction technology.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Proven negotiating ability.
Strong IT skills, specifically in MS Office Suite and Cubit
Ability to work on own initiative and to tight deadlines.
Ability to work as part of team essential.
Experience of managing building contracts.
Strong organisation skills to ensure clear and concise reports are maintained throughout assignment.

An industry leading salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful person.

For further information on this role or to discuss any of our other roles please call +353 (0) 1 910 4044

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