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Estimator (Commercial Fit Out)

Job Description

  • Job Reference: RAE230522
  • Job Title: Estimator (Commercial Fit Out)
  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
  • Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland

Are you looking for an Estimator role? Interested in working for an award-winning commercial fit out contractor?

VANRATH are recruiting an Estimator to work on various commercial fit out projects, based in Greater Belfast, Northern Ireland.

c£50,000 to £60,000 plus benefits

Our client is a dynamic fit-out contractor based in Greater Belfast, Northern Ireland. They specialise in high quality commercial interior fit-out projects covering retail / shopfitting, bars and restaurants, hotels, commercial offices, gyms and more.

Business is booming and continuously growing, and as a result they are looking for an Estimator to join them on a permanent basis. They are looking for an Estimator that has experience working for a Main Contractor, and ideally on commercial fit-out projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with clients, sub-contractors, and suppliers at all levels to ensure projects are efficiently costed and managed, achieving company sales targets
  • Preparing cost budgets and cost estimates for new contracts
  • Carrying out take offs and producing Bills of Quantities to prepare tenders for submission
  • Site visits to undertake surveys, attend meetings with projects teams as necessary
  • Working closely with the Business Development team, Commercial Director and Quantity Surveyors, supporting the projects team as necessary from a commercial perspective
  • Undertake post tender and post contract discussion and cost considerations to understand learnings for future tenders
  • Undertake any other duties as assigned by your Line Management.

The Ideal Person:

  • Degree Qualified or other relative qualifications
  • Experience working on commercial fit out projects
  • Track record working for a reputable Main Contractor
  • Ability to read drawings and prepare schedules of work and measured Bills of Quantities
  • A good level of commercial acumen and solid understanding of market rates and profit margins
  • Full driving license

For further information on this vacancy, or any other Built Environment job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Robert Apps for a confidential discussion