Careers

Quantity Surveyor

Vision Contracting Limited are continuing to expand and are seeking to fill a number of Senior and Intermediate Quantity Surveyor roles in the Dublin, Cork and Limerick. We are a professional, successful and forward-thinking construction services company and we are searching for individuals with talent and initiative to join a well-established construction team working in an exciting and rewarding industry. We welcome applicants with the drive and determination to achieve the highest standards in a demanding work environment. Vision offers great career progression with the opportunity of exposure to multiple key construction sectors. Our continuous success and development are determined by the ongoing investment and advocacy in the progression of our employees’ careers.

 

Requirements:

  • Relevant third level qualification in Quantity Surveying.
  • At least 5 years (Senior) / 3 years (Intermediate) continuous experience within a medium to large main contractor / general contracting company undertaking a mixed array of projects.
  • Strong measurement, subcontractor procurement and negotiation skills.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills and have a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
    Abilities to work well with Customers, design team members and site-based work colleagues and to build strong working relationships.
  • Experience in cost control and valuation preparation.
  • Good communication, presentation and writing skills.
  • Good organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent IT skills and have working knowledge of Buildsoft, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Communicate, liaise and report to senior management.
  • Prepare Bill of Quantities/Schedule of Rates.
  • Client liaison and relationship management.
  • Overseeing commercial systems, reporting process account submission necessary for commercial site meetings etc.
  • Management of financial recovery of all entitlements.
  • Proactive measures for contract resolution / dispute management.
  • Overseeing claim preparation/submission/negotiation.
  • Prepare and organise payments for all subcontractors and suppliers.
  • Contract opportunity identification.
  • Personal commitment to the role / commitment to the company and personal career goals.
  • Team leadership and management.
  • Mentoring and organisation of training for team members.
  • Instigation and control of standard commercial procedures.
  • Liaison with legal advisors where necessary.
  • Involvement in the ongoing recruitment of graduate staff. Liaison with the educational institutes. Representation of the company at this level in possible recruitment drive.
  • Aggressive management of cost base.
  • Ability to own contract costs and value recovery.

 

Desirable Skills & Knowledge:

  • Excellent IT skills and have working knowledge of Buildsoft, Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Project experience.
  • Experience working with a main contractor or subcontractor.
  • Full clean Irish driver’s license.

 

Location: Dublin, Cork, Limerick

Start Date: Immediately

Salary: Competitive Salary

*Please apply directly through LinkedIn, or send your CV stating in the subject line the role you are applying for to careers@visioncontracting.ie.

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