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Estimating Manager

Estimating Manager

Job Title: Estimating Manager
Contract Type:
Location: Sydney, Australia, West Sydney
Industry: Construction
Reference: DK01042021
Contact Name: Denise Kostoulias
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2021

Job Description

This successful and established organisation is considered a leader within their field and due to a solid portfolio of work and continuing growth they are looking to appoint an Estimating Manager. A prominent part of this role will be successfully managing major tenders for Commercial and Mixed-Use projects within the Sydney region.

As the Estimating Manager you will be responsible for:
  • Provide co-ordination between Architect Design and final Construction Team
  • The preparation and costing variation documentations 
  • Deal with CC, DA and OC council requirements 
  • Develop and detail projects for Structural design and check for cost savings in designs and/or construction techniques 
  • Using industry and trade knowledge ascertain if drawn proposals can be built and determine most cost-effective construction methods 
  • Negotiation for the purchasing of all materials/ trade negotiations 
  • Advise on any impact of new building regulations & standards on the products they are using or the method of construction
  • The updating and ordering of projects in Databuild including the creation of items and recipes 
To be considered for the position of Estimating Manager you will require:
  • Minimum 5 years' of experience Senior Estimating experience 
  • A thorough understanding of construction processes, purchasing and pricing for residential/commercial projects
  • Tier 2 experience desirable 
  • Software: Buildsoft and Cubic
  • Excellent management skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Experience using and maintaining estimating software and databases, 
  • Working knowledge of applicable building codes
  • English language literacy and fluency
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Offices programs
For any questions relating to this role or other opportunities with D&B and our clients please contact Denise Kostoulias on (02) 9376 8200 or click apply. Your application will be treated as strictly confidential.