Job Description

  • Employment Type: Full Time
  • Job Location: Dublin
  • Date Posted: Posted 7 months ago
  • Salary:DOE

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are seeking an Estimator in Dublin to work on behalf of our client a leading and forward thinking construction company with a proven track record. The company is seeking an experienced Estimator with a strong analytical and methodical mind-set.

Role Responsibilities:

Produce estimates by gathering proposals, quotes, specifications and related documents.
Identify opportunities and deficits in the tender documents that provide commercial leverage.
Obtain quotes from subcontractors and suppliers; compute costs and maintain a fit-for-purpose cost database.
Analyse, evaluate and perform risk analysis on supplier and subcontract packages
Work with the QS function in pre-contract negotiations.
Liaise with the Chief Estimator and senior management on contractual concerns and ensure that all necessary notices and submissions are met in a timely manner.
Engage with the commercial/project team to agree budgets prior to the pre-start handover meeting.
Manage and control preliminary budgets for tender process.
Ensure client relationships are maintained throughout commercial negotiations.
Compile and maintain costs data reports.
Build and maintain long-term relationships with key
Review technical publications; track price trends and regulatory changes


5+ years’ work experience in an estimating capacity with project management background
Third level qualification in engineering, construction, quantity surveying or related field
Must be able to work to tight deadlines.
Calm, with high stress tolerance
Good knowledge of construction outputs, and of labour, plant and material prices.
Financially numerate with strong commercials knowledge.
Good understanding of data analysis methods.
Ability to work as part of a team
Excellent communication and negotiation abilities
Ability to manage tender documentation and punctual with reports.

For more information call Frank on 01-7071012 or send a copy of your CV



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