Senior Quantity Surveyor (Procurement) - Developer - Hybrid

  • TypePermanent
  • Salary€90000.00 - €100000 per annum
  • LocationDublin
  • Published21 Jun 2024
  • Ref#BBBH14467
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My client is the leading Developer and House Builder in Ireland who continue to go from strength to strength. Due to their continued growth, they are seeking a Senior Quantity Surveyor to support a range of commercial activity in the newly formed Group Procurement Function.

This is a key role in this new team, the desired candidate should be a team player who is process driven, curious and has a continuous improvement and a strategic mindset. As this is a new function, there is an opportunity for the right candidate to help shape the direction of team strategy.


  • Identify and champion improvements to current procurement processes while contributing to the wider Procurement team strategy.
  • Support the role out and continued development of the company digital procurement strategy.
  • Complete Category Plans for Key Sub-Contract Packages to identify and manage risks and opportunities within the supply chain.
  • Cultivate and mange relationships with existing and new strategic supply chain partners to drive innovation and value for the business.
  • Drive the standardisation of procurement documentation across the portfolio of projects. This should include leading the design and implementation of improved Bills of Quantities structures that will have a particular focus on ease of use by end user for tender analysis purposes, while being conscious that the document must be user friendly for pricing by our supply chain partners.
  • Review of Sub-contract Packages to ensure scope of works captured is consistent with the companies standard details and scopes.
  • Complete tender analysis and bench marking of returned tenders for high value and strategic subcontractor and supplier packages, including senior level commercial negotiations.
  • Track and report on wider industry trends and oversee the management of the company inflation tracker.
  • Be a champion of sustainable procurement practices within the company and across the supply chain.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to identify, prioritise and implement strategic procurement projects.
  • Work closely with Project Managers, Technical and Cost Management teams to ensure timely completion of key procurement activities to contribute towards the successful of projects.
  • Have a strong innovation focus, including looking at new products and technologies and participating in the comparative analysis process.
  • Support data analysis and reporting objectives of the Procurement team


  • 7-10+ yrs Post-Graduate experience in PQS or Contractors office.
  • House building/ residential experience desirable.
  • Experience/ technical knowledge of all modern methods of construction.
  • An ability to achieve demanding time and quality targets.
  • Good IT skills with competency at Cubit, Cost-ex or equivalent, and Microsoft office.
  • Willingness to attend training and to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to present findings
  • Good spoken and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and work as part of a team
  • Self-motivated with ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to co-ordinate a number of different tasks at the same time.

If you are interested in applying for this role please click the link or contact Mark Barrett on (01) 554 9296

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Mark Barrett

Manager - Construction

Mark is the Recruitment Manager for Azon's Construction team in both Dublin and Limerick. After receiving his Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Management from the National College of Ireland, Mark lived and worked in London before getting into recruitment in Dublin. Now with over 7 years of experience in recruitment, Mark is a great asset to the team.

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