Graduate Quantity Surveyor

We are currently recruiting for a Graduate Quantity Surveyor to join our Midwest Division on a full-time, permanent contract. The successful applicant will be predominately based in the Midwest region, with a particular emphasis on the Limerick area however they will be expected to travel to meet the needs of the business. The successful applicant will operate between both office and site as they provide support to the wider Midwest team.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Assist with the measurement of work to maximise the value of applications to our clients
  • Review and highlight information to the section leads in respect of programme delays, disruption, damage and subcontract programmes and ensure as-built records are maintained
  • Prepare applications for payment up and down stream along with payment of subcontractors to assist in maintaining positive cashflow where possible with fair valuations
  • Assist with the commercial management of contracts and the cost reporting of contracts
  • Prepare final accounts and additional cost applications for review ahead of submission by the section lead to our various clients
  • Assist with compilation and production of subcontract documents
  • In conjunction with the Sensori Group section lead prepare contract administration in line with our contract obligations and notices of change for any requested work that would be a variation to contracted work
  • Assessment of subcontractor’s applications for payment and production of internal report for the Sensori Group section lead
  • Assist with monthly valuations and the preparation of variations
  • Maintain variation logs for client and subcontractor variations
  • Work alongside our various support services in the compilation of tender documents and procurement strategy
  • Assist the Estimation Team with estimate preparations
  • Always behave in a manner fitting to the business ethos and always maintain the Company’s standards both internally and externally
  • Act as a brand ambassador and join in leading the Company through its ongoing expansion
  • Any other duties as deemed necessary for the efficiency of the business

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED 

  • Degree qualified in either a Quantity Surveying or a Construction Economics discipline
  • Ideally has 1/2 year’s experience in a fast-paced commercial environment
  • Exposure to MEP and Cost Estimating systems a distinct advantage
  • Must have a solid commercial and financial awareness
  • Excellent analytical and planning ability with exceptional numeracy skills
  • Strong understanding of financial and budgetary control (labour and subcontractors)
  • Must possess exceptional time management and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise and complete a wide range of tasks
  • Highly proficient level of IT literacy to include Microsoft Office