Quantity Surveyor

Posted 18 September 2023
Salary Car, fuel card and package
Job type Permanent
Contact NamePadraic Lowe

Job description

Senior Quantity Surveyor - Residential and Build Projects

At Vickerstock we specialize in connecting talented professionals with opportunities that align with their skills and aspirations. Our client, a prominent player in the Irish construction industry, is seeking a skilled Senior Quantity Surveyor to join their team. This is your chance to contribute to exciting residential developments while advancing your career.

Role Overview:

Are you a motivated Senior Quantity Surveyor with a passion for contributing to high-end residential building projects? Our client invites you to be part of their dynamic team as they embark on impactful residential developments in Cork. As a Senior Quantity Surveyor, you'll play a pivotal role in ensuring project success, from conception through completion.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide accurate estimates and manage project costs for residential building developments.
  • Perform comprehensive cost analysis, identify areas for cost optimization, and oversee project expenditures.
  • Collaborate closely with architects, engineers, suppliers, and contractors to facilitate timely and precise procurement of materials and services.
  • Monitor project progress and financial performance, providing regular reports to senior management.
  • Evaluate and negotiate subcontracts, contract changes, and variations.
  • Mentor and guide junior quantity surveyors as needed.


  • Proven track record as a Quantity Surveyor within the residential construction sector, with 5 years of senior-level experience.
  • Strong understanding of construction methodologies, cost management, and contract administration.
  • Proficiency in industry-standard quantity surveying and cost estimation software.
  • Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills for effective teamwork.


  • Competitive compensation and performance-based incentives.
  • Opportunities for continuous professional growth and development.
  • Supportive work environment fostering inclusivity and collaboration.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and retirement benefits.
  • Chance to contribute to impactful residential projects that shape Irish communities.

Ready to take the next step in your career? If you are an enthusiastic Senior Quantity Surveyor eager to contribute to remarkable residential building projects in Ireland, we invite you to apply through us. Seize the opportunity to be a driving force in the Irish residential construction landscape!