Chief Estimator – North Leinster

Location
Dublin North
Salary
Competitive package on offer
Posted
24 May 2017
Closes
21 June 2017
Position / level
Professional
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a Main Contractor specialising in Commercial, Residential and Industrial projects. This role is office based in the North Leinster area, working on a number of projects in the Dublin area.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Oversee Assistant Estimators
  • Break down tenders and issue to supply chain to tender
  • Collate and analyse returned tenders to ensure a compliant tender is achieved
  • Prepare and present cost/risk analysis
  • Manage all aspects of tender including technical and financial assessments
  • Liaise with senior construction person regarding construction methodologies and program
  • Operate specialised costing database and produce new records/costs
  • Establish a panel of domestic sub-contractors and ensure the best value is achieved regarding all elements
  • Auditing and reporting on sub-contractor/suppliers’ returns

Essential Skills and Requirements:

  • 7-10 years Estimating experience working in a similar role with a Main Contractor on commercial building contracts. A knowledge of GCCC and RIAI contracts beneficial
  • Third level qualification in Construction Economics / Quantity Surveying
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organisational and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently while exercising great judgment
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft packages and other construction software
  • Strong ability to multitask, prioritise and work well under pressure

Competitive package on offer for the right candidate.

If you would like further information about the role or a confidential chat, please contact Kelly McGovern on 01-4744631 or apply with your CV - click APPLY.