Cost Engineer / QS (Wicklow)

Contract , , Salary: Negotiable

We are currently recruiting a Cost Engineer / Quantity Surveyor on behalf of a leading contractor. This role will based in Wicklow and the successful candidate can be engaged on either a contract or permanent basis. Our client is interested in an individual who has been involved in projects within the Pharma, Data Centres, Food & Beverages and Medical Devices sectors. An excellent remuneration package is on offer and a clear path for career progression will be provided within this excellent organisation.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Provide commercial and contract support through all stages of the project
  • Verify the payment applications for sub-contractors / vendors
  • Verify all Change Orders
  • Monitor the sub-contract progress and forecasting
  • Review of contractual claims where appropriate
  • Review and verification of Cashflows
  • Assist in the reparation and agreement of final accounts, including the handling of any claims to ensure the client gets best value from works undertaken
  • Provide general project controls support to align with the clients needs and procedures
  • Communicate effectively with other staff members, the general contractor and the client
  • Deliver all work outputs in an accurate and timely manner
  • Experienced and capable of closing out commercial, change orders and contract issues
  • Support the onsite team with cost control, cost reporting and forecasting
  • Produce cost analysis feedback / lessons learnt to the client for future works
  • Owners Costs Forecasts

Desired Experience and Education:

  • 5 years QS/Project Controls experience
  • Large scale projects experience preferred
  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or equivalent
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • The ideal candidate will be results driven, self-motivated and resourceful with excellent client relationship skills