Elk Recruitment
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Intermediate Quantity Surveyor - Kildare

Position: Quantity Surveyor

Location: Kildare

Salary: Negotiable DOE

At Elk Recruitment, we have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Quantity Surveyor with a company who manufacture and install glazed systems, internal joinery and bespoke furniture in Co.


At present it is not possible for our clients to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship already in place.

Therefore, we are unable to consider applicants who do not have full authorisation to work in Ireland.

CV's submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered.

Quantity Surveyor Responsibilities:

  • Pre-contract cost control and documentation

  • Oversee all commercial aspects of the contracts, support site staff in understanding the contract documents in order to satisfy the clients requirements and maximize revenue/variations.

  • Producing fully priced and detailed bills of quantities, labour hours and materials for the complete project life-cycle

  • Commercial feedback into internal systems, and management of internal systems, for example Sage.

  • The Quantity Surveyor will be preparing costs for variations

  • Producing progress and cost reports when requested

  • The Quantity Surveyor will be reporting to senior management on progression of projects

  • Involvement in cost plans, tracking labour costs and efficiency throughout projects

  • Dealing with clients, contractors etc in a professional manner

Quantity Surveyor Requirements:

  • Third level qualification preferably in Quantity Surveying or Civil Engineering

  • Min 4+ years' experience as a Quantity Surveyor

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Exceptional organisational and time-management skills

  • Ability to work as part of a team

  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure

  • Commercial awareness

  • Computer literacy

  • Experience with a Sub Contractor or Developer would be an advantage

If the position above is of interest to you and you would like to know more, please call Clodagh 086 0405288 in complete confidence.