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Senior Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager

Earthstream Global are working with a multi million dollar construction delivery programme at Leixlip who are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager

Responsibilities

  • Manage the following processes in Ireland to ensure the project Costs of Works are at or below market rates:
    • Project Cost Estimating
    • Project-specific contractor selection
    • Contractor bidding and procurement
    • Cost benchmarking and analysis
    • Contractor cost negotiation
    • Project budget development and value for money proof
    • Client presentation and review of project budgets and fee proposals
    • Securing client agreement to project budget and fee proposals
    • Contractor negotiations regarding terms and conditions
    • Manage contractor invoice approvals and control final accounts
    • Monthly cost reporting preparation
  • Develop close working relationship with SPOC, Procurement and project and construction managers, especially regarding project scope definition, specification and design.
  • Analyze and validate contractor bid pricing received vs Schedule of Rates (SOR), Last Paid Price (LPP), and external industry-standard cost benchmark data.
  • Ad hoc duties as required

Requirements

  • Essential - minimum of 5 - 7 years' experience of quantity surveying and cost management.
  • Essential - Bachelor's degree in quantity surveying.
  • Essential - minimum 5 - 7 years' experience of developing project cost proposals for multiple construction projects simultaneously for large corporate clients.
  • Essential - minimum 5 - 7 years' experience of working on fast track office fit-out, commercial refurbishment and M&E upgrade projects.
  • Preferred - experience of project cost proposal development and cost management for projects with a high technical engineering content is a distinct advantage.
  • Preferred - experience of project cost proposal development and cost management for projects in a large semiconductor manufacturing environment is a distinct advantage.
  • Outstanding negotiation skills.
  • Excellent problem solving.
  • Ability to manage multiple work assignments simultaneously, manage multiple or conflicting priorities, and handle a high-pressure working environment.
  • Outstanding client relationship management skills with great client focus.
  • Strong analytical ability and attention to detail.

Starting salary €80,000 to €85,000

20 days holidays PA

Full Health benefits and Pension

Senior Quantity Surveyor / Cost Manager

Dublin
Full time
5 - 10 years of experience

Published on 06/10/2021

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