Brosnan Construction
  • 11-Oct-2022 to Until Filled (NZST)
  • Wellington, WGN, NZL
  • Full Time


At Brosnan, we firmly believe that a strong company culture built around our purpose and vision is critical to ensuring consistency to the way we approach and deliver our work. Its starts with having the best people join us, who share our purpose of making a positive difference and are excited to contribute to our vision of "Confidence in Construction"


You will work closely with the project team, subcontractors and key project stakeholders managing all commercial concepts, practices and procedures from project commencement through to completion. You must have a good understanding of commercial contract law, drafting subcontract agreements, assessing payment claims and variations, enforcing adherence to contractual terms and risk management. The position will also involve junior and peer mentoring to ensure development and skill transfer within the business.


  • Forensic analysis of contract documents, budgets, estimates and subcontractor quotations
  • Reviewing contract terms and conditions to ensure contractual adherence and protection of risk
  • Negotiating favorable outcomes with clients, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Risk management and problem solving
  • Procurement of subcontractors
  • Compiling Subcontract agreements
  • Assessing payment claims and variations
  • Measuring, estimating and valuing variation claims
  • Establishing rates from first principles
  • Compiling and submission of variation claims
  • Mentoring junior quantity surveyors
  • Monthly cost reporting and accurate cost forecasting
  • Managing relationships with clients and key project stakeholders


  • Commerical experience necessary
  • Diploma or degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Management
  • CostX (training provided)
  • CAT Projects (training provided)

A few reasons why you'd want to join us

  • Ability to drive change, make a positive difference for our customers and build confidence in construction for the industry
  • A great, diverse team environment, leading an ambitious, high performing team
  • Lead and deliver high-profile, complex commercial projects
  • The chance to shape your own opportunities and career journey
  • Competitive remuneration
  • On-going training and support
  • Health, Life, Trauma & Income Protection Insurance
  • A great range of other wellness and corporate benefits
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