Your new company
This Top Tier Contractor has built a reputation for delivering results and exceeding client expectations for over 40 years. They have grown from a small Irish operation to the leading provider of high-tech cleanrooms, data centre solutions, quality fit-outs, specialist refurbishments, and turn-key construction of manufacturing facilities across Europe. By emphasising a commitment to setting new standards and tailoring solutions to clients evolving needs they have cemented their position as leading contractor in Ireland. They go the extra mile to ensure that they continue to lead the way in the industry and to uphold their ethos of Building Better. With high profile clients, and bespoke high-end projects, they are experiencing substantial business growth, and as such, now require an Estimator to join their Commercial Team.
Your new role
Reporting to the Estimator Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for the accurate estimation of costs and the preparation of tender documentation for submission to potential clients. Main duties will include the preparation of enquiry documents, sourcing and obtaining material and sub-contractor quotations, the accurate calculation of preliminaries and participation in site surveys and final negotiations. Strong commercial attitude and excellent communication skills are essential, as you will be expected to develop and maintain existing relationships with clients, the supply chain and professional team.
What you'll need to succeed
Candidates must possess a third level Construction/Quantity Surveying qualification, or be able to demonstrate an equivalent level of experience, and have a proven track record in estimating new build or fit out type projects, candidates estimating subcontractor packages will also be considered. Excellent IT skills and experience in the use of computerised estimating systems are necessary. The ideal candidates will be articulate, pro-active with excellent commercial acumen and communication skills.
What you'll get in return
This is an excellent opportunity for an Estimator to work for an established, highly reputable contractor with a clear view of career progression. On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive salary, contributory pension, other company benefits.
What you need to do now
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