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Senior Estimator

  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 18 days ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Steven Garland
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +353 (87) 662 4838
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038433
NRL are looking to speak with a Senior Estimator for a permanent position with a Tier 1 contractor in Ireland. This contractor is one of Ireland’s largest building and Civils companies with projects in Dublin, Cork, Galway and Kildare.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Manage the preparation of timely detailed cost estimates in support of tender bids.
  • Engage with the supply chain during the tender process to secure accurate pricing for packages of works.
  • Ensure effective handover of tender estimates to project teams when contract has been awarded.
  • Maintain a strategic oversight of macro conditions in developing bid winning strategies.
  • Mentor and coach the estimators to assist the development of their careers within Estimating.

Role Requirements:
  • Relevant Third level BSc in Quantity Surveying
  • Previous experience as a building estimator, more recently as a Senior Estimator
  • Previous experience with a main contractor (ideally Residential, RC Frame, Retail/Commercial, Pharma, Data Centres, Hi-Tech)
  • Analytical approach to estimating
  • Ability to prioritise work requirements
  • IT Skills – MS Office packages and database experience
  • Ability to work well within a team and to collaborate with others

What’s in it for you:
  • Competitive salary and extensive benefits package