Experienced Quantity Surveyor

Breffni Air are a market-leading Mechanical and Electrical Infrastructure contractor involved in projects across many sectors such as Pharmaceutical, Commercial, Data Centres and Technology.

We require an Experienced Quantity Surveyor based in our Cavan office for Estimating and Tender Preparation along with Project work on multiple live projects.

This role will work within our existing team reporting to the European Projects Director. You will be responsible for Estimating and Tender preparation across a broad range of project types for multiple industry sectors including Pharma, Data Centre and Food processing and assist in managing the commercial and contractual aspects of a number of projects helping to ensure that the entire commercial aspects of our projects are managed effectively to key performance targets.

Working closely with the European Management team, you will:

  • Support ongoing work winning activities including pricing works, methodology reviews, subcontractor engagement and review for opportunities, leading tender settlement meetings and negotiating successful opportunities
  • Managing ongoing project commercial activities including payment claims, variations for additional works, coordinating monthly valuations, contractual requirements, recording and presenting all costs for assessment and ongoing client reporting
  • Implement commercial management systems for cost and performance forecasting
  • Liaising with Project Managers and subcontractors to ensure projects are completed on time to programme and budget
  • Completing the project close out documentations including final account resolution and agreement for all trade packages
  • Administration of the Contract with the client and sub-contractors
  • Undertaking project reporting within the company including monthly forecasting of costs and cost value reconciliation, reviewing Planned versus Earned Value, ongoing performance of each works package and forecasting project cashflow monthly
  • Managing all schedules and trackers to coordinate and manage ongoing progress and change
  • Managing and coordinating procurement of materials and plant items for the works
  • Undertaking and managing interim commercial meetings with the Client and Internal Project Team


The Role Requires

10+ years relevant experience in a mechanical, electrical engineering or a CSA role

Relevant Level 8/Degree qualification in Quantity Surveying or Similar Qualification

Working Knowledge of the 3D environment including Navisworks/AutoCAD

Capable of understanding Civil, architectural and structural drawings


What you will get in return

There is very competitive package available to the right candidate for an immediate start.  In return, you will gain exposure to very exciting and complex projects and the support of a talented senior management team.

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