Chartered Quantity Surveyor

Location
Republic of Ireland, Dublin
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
14 May 2019
Closes
11 Jun 2019
Ref
2019-1694
Contact
Currie & Brown
Sector
Construction
Specialism
Quantity Surveying
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Status
MRICS
Currie & Brown is currently looking for a chartered quantity surveyor for our Dublin office. The successful candidate will support project leaders in generating a high standard of service delivery, achieving successful outcomes for our clients, capturing and sharing knowledge across projects, enhancing our culture of innovation and reinforcing our reputation as a preferred service provider.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
  • Applying value management techniques at the outset of a project
  • Managing estimating and cost planning activities, to include taking ownership of and presenting the final cost plan
  • Managing the procurement process, ensuring that all stages (including pre-qualification, enquiry, analysis, selection and contract preparation) are performed effectively
  • Ensuring that cost checking and valuation work is managed effectively
  • Producing accurate monthly post-contract cost reports and presenting them to the client
  • Undertaking value engineering and lifecycle costing
  • Negotiating and concluding final accounts
  • Taking a lead role in interfacing with the client and other consultants at all project stages
  • Leading a cost management team and ensuring that they deliver on all of the above accountabilities
  • Supervising and mentoring junior members of the team
  • Assisting in the marketing and development of the Dublin-based team

Requirements:

  • BSc in quantity surveying or equivalent
  • Membership of the Society of Chartered Surveyors of Ireland or Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
  • A minimum of three years' post-charter quantity surveying experience
  • Pre- and post-contract experience in the Republic of Ireland
  • Experience in working with GCCC and RIAI forms of contract
  • Good technical writing, client-facing and communication skills (both internal and external)
  • Well-organised, diligent, proactive, assertive, well-disciplined and commercially astute
  • Able to run projects with minimal supervision and attend project meetings independently
  • A team player with a 'can-do' attitude, outgoing, polite, patient, diplomatic, personable, respectful and flexible

Currie & Brown is one of the world's leading physical assets management and construction consultancies, dedicated to advising clients in respect of the management and utilisation of their physical assets, and is differentiated by innovation, expertise and experience.

With principal offices in Dubai, Hong Kong, London, Mumbai, New York and Shanghai, we operate in the Americas, Asia Pacific, Europe, India and the Middle East.

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