Estimator (Top 10 Contractor) – Cork

Salary: up to €75,000pa + package

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Estimator to join a well-established main contractor in Cork. They specialise in the delivery of commercial, healthcare, hotels and schools projects. The ideal candidate for the role will have relevant built environment experience and be seeking a long-term opportunity in the Cork region.

Role Description:Estimator

  • Manage all aspects of the tendering process within the company
  • 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
  • Chair project preliminaries and tender finalisation with Senior Management
  • Auditing and reporting on sub-contractor/suppliers’ returns

Skills and Requirements: 

  • Minimum 3+ years’ experience in an estimating or quantity surveying role in the UK or Ireland
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to read, understand and organise construction plans and specifications
  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills
  • Ability to work independently while exercising great judgement
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Project, Powerpoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Strong ability to multitask, prioritise and work well under pressure to meet established deadlines

Estimator | Quantity Surveyor | Cork City | Main Contractor