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Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Australia, Sydney
Industry: Construction
Reference: 2372170
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Job Published: October 13, 2020

Job Description

Senior Estimator | Architecturally Designed Homes |
Do you have what it takes to win architecturally designed home tenders above $5m? If so, this could be the opportunity for you.

A leading Architecturally designed home builder based in Sydney's South is looking for a Senior Estimator to join the business and take control of all tenders and client relations

Reporting to the Director of the business your duties will include:
  • Preparation of initial estimating assessment of tenders
  • Perform trade break ups of documentation, appropriate trade subcontractor selection lists, and liaise with subcontractors to ensure they have a full understanding of the required scope of works and programme
  • Final preparation and presentation of rated and coded Bill of Quantities and/or cost plan for internal review and issuing appropriate information to stakeholders
  • Comparison and analysis of subcontractor pricing  
  • Regular meetings with subcontractors throughout the tender period to ensure the most competitive pricing and accurate bids
Essential criteria for the Estimator joining:
  • Demonstrated analytical abilities 
  • Experience Estimating architecturally designed projects $5M + 
  • Proactive problem solver but also able to ask for help where needed
  • Excellent time management skills 
  • Strong attention to detail 
  • Excellent communication skills

Design & Build specialises in recruitment for the Construction, Engineering & Property industries on a regional and national basis. Design & Build prides itself on only hiring recruitment specialists, finding the right people for the right jobs and doing the right thing by both job seekers and employers alike.

If you feel your experience matches the person specification please contact Ross Breen on 02 9376 8200 or click apply. Please note only short listed candidates will be contacted and your application will be treated as strictly confidential.