Estimator (Fitout Specialist) – Dublin

Salary: €70,000 - €80,000 (SBOE)

We are currently recruiting an Estimator on behalf of an ever growing fitout specialist in Dublin. The position is a full time, permanent role and provides the opportunity to work with a progressive company on high-value and notable projects. Salary + benefits are negotiable based on experience and expectations.


  • Check and acknowledge tender documents and amendments.
  • Abstract information into subcontract and material packages.
  • Select subcontract and material suppliers.
  • Organise copy of tender documents and amendments for appropriate parties.
  • Ensure tendering processes are fully implemented.
  • Arrange pricing document production – internal or external – if required.
  • Enter pricing document onto estimating system.
  • Rate up pricing document.
  • Answering queries from subcontractors/suppliers.
  • Liaise with Client/Design Team during tender process and arrange meeting if required.
  • Identify scope for design alternatives and value engineering, discussing with appropriate bid team members.
  • Appraise sub-contractor/supplier quotations.
  • Price up Prelims, in conjunction with Senior Estimator / Construction Manager
  • Finalise ‘Tender Summary Sheet’ prior to Adjudication Meeting.
  • Attend Adjudication Meeting and present tender.
  • Prepare information packages for handover to construction team, if successful.
  • Attend handover meeting and brief team on tender bid.
  • Identification of project related risks.


  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in an estimating role in the UK or Ireland
  • Experience with a fitout contractor would be very beneficial
  • ACIOB desired but not essential
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to read, understand and organise construction plans and specifications
  • Ability to work independently while exercising great judgment
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Project, Powerpoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Strong ability to multitask, prioritise and work well under pressure to meet established deadlines

Fitout | Finishing | Estimator | Dublin