Junior Estimator

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €35,000 - €45,000 DOE
  • Location: IrelandMunsterCork
  • Sector: Built Environment

Our client, a leading main contractor, is looking for a Junior Estimator to join their team in Cork. They are well-established in the top 5 Irish contractors and are know for the delivery of large scale commercial & residential projects ranging from €10m-€100m right throughout the country. This company have a very strong order book for the years ahead and this is a long-term appointment. The successful candidate will join their team on a full time, permanent basis in Cork

Senior Estimator

Why Join This Company?

✔ Top Tier Construction Company
✔ Work on high-profile tenders with well-known clients
✔ Regional office

Role Description:

  • The role will look after post tender and pre-contract activities and assist with identifying and preparing commercial targets for the projects.
  • Looking after the sourcing and appointment of subcontractors, attending planning meetings, documentation and schedules, dealing with applications, variation schedules, measurement, accounting and payments schedules and all contractual correspondence through to final accounts.
  • Develop & project valuations & progress reports
  • Maintain and control project profitability through high standard cost reporting
  • Handle contract variations, cost/value reports and management accounts
  • Evolve procurement standards and procedure
  • Collate and analyse returned tenders to ensure a compliant tender is achieved
  • Prepare and present cost/risk analysis
  • Liaise with senior commercial team and construction person regarding construction methodologies and program

Skills and Requirements: 

  • 2+ years’ experience in an estimating role in the UK or Ireland
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office (Excel, Project, Powerpoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Strong ability to multitask, prioritise and work well under pressure to meet established deadlines

To apply please email your CV to James@sonasrecruitment.com

Tags: ConstructionEstimatorCork

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