Northern Ireland

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Job Title: Senior Quantity Surveyor

Location: Newry, County Down

Salary: Negotiable DOE

Department: Commercial Team
Hours: Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week with early finish Fridays
Travel: Travel to various sites and live projects across Ireland will be expected as part of normal duties for this role, therefore a full driving licence will be required.

Blackfox Solutions are currently seeking an experienced and talented Senior Quantity Surveyor to join our client's high-performing team based in Newry, Northern Ireland. This role involves providing commercial expertise in the delivery of contracted work by taking the commercial lead on a project. You will be responsible for delivering accurate and timely commercial reports and advice to the management team, ensuring the contract achieves its commercial targets.


  • BSc in Quantity Surveying or an equivalent commercially related discipline.
  • Current membership or working towards professional membership of an appropriate organisation (e.g., RICS/CIOB).
  • Detailed knowledge of company management systems, including commercial and financial, procurement, risk management, personnel management, quality management, environmental management, and safety management.
  • Working knowledge of current legislation and CSCS compliance.
  • Commercial and contractual knowledge in various forms of contract.
  • Specialist knowledge in a chosen field and sound knowledge of construction practices and standards.
  • Proven experience managing quantity surveyors and assistants on larger contracts.
  • People management experience, including managing performance and development procedures.

Skills & Attributes:

  • Negotiation and settlement of disputes and accounts with customers and suppliers.
  • Experience working with various schedule of rates contracts.
  • Team-oriented with good management skills to motivate self and colleagues.
  • Good operational planning and time management skills, capable of managing projects simultaneously without compromising standards and quality.
  • Ability to ensure standards and specifications are met.
  • Ability to collaborate with colleagues to deliver project and operational performance.

Benefits include:

  • 31 days Annual Leave
  • Life Assurance Policy
  • Vehicle can be provided
  • Pension Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible Working Policy
  • Wellbeing Events
  • Company Occupational Health
  • Social Events
  • Team Development Days
  • Ongoing Training & Development
  • Bespoke career pathways
  • Support for Chartership Pathways
  • State-of-the-art office facilities
  • On-Site Car Parking
  • Professional Membership Support
  • Branded clothing

How to apply:

If you are a highly motivated Senior Quantity Surveyor looking for a challenging role within a dynamic team, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to Richard@blackfoxsolutions.co.uk or call 02890994111 and ask for Richard! 

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