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Senior Estimator

Job Description

Job Reference: JMJM2007
Job Title: Senior Estimator (fitout)
Salary: Highly Competitive - Depending on experience
Location: Antrim, Northern Ireland

Senior Estimator (Fitout)

Are you an experience Senior Estimator with experience in fitout contracting? This is an excellent opportunity for you to join a dynamic and successful company where you can make a difference. You will have the opportunity to be involved in prestigious and exciting projects and can expect a competitive salary and benefits package.

Highly Competitive - Depending on experience

The successful candidate will be responsible for the accurate estimation of costs and the preparation of tender documentation for submission to potential clients. Duties will include:

Proactive involvement in establishing the Bid Strategy to win assigned tenders.
*Bid manage assigned tenders to ensure a robust tender is produced to meet tender deliverable and timescale.
*Manage estimating support staff assigned to the tender.
*Proactive engagement of Senior Management Team during tender process from start up to adjudication meetings.
*Preparation of enquiry and tender documents.
*Sourcing and assessing supplier and subcontract quotations.
*Preparation of accurate Bills of Quantities from drawings, specifications and schedule of finishes
*The preparation of an analytical estimate from first principles and where necessary as a check against subcontract quotations.
Calculation of site management and preliminary costs.
*Participation in final negotiations.
*Post tender and post contract discussions and cost considerations including evaluation of the contract.

Required Experience / Skills

*A proven track record in estimating fit-out projects.
*Strong negotiation, communication and presentation skills.
*Excellent commercial acumen.
*A proactive and organised approach with the ability to work to strict deadlines in a fast and dynamic environment.
*Excellent IT skills including experience in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, Word & Outlook.
Experience using Conquest or similar estimating software packages is preferable ( Conquest experience)

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 John Magill on 028 9033 0250 for a confidential discussion.