Construction Estimator - Belfast

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 7165 Date Posted: Friday 10 May 2024

INFORM3 Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a Main Contractor for:


Role – Construction Estimator

Location – Belfast

Project – Fitout

Salary – £35K - £45K


About the Company:

Working alongside a reputable Fit Out Contractor known for delivering high value projects for a range of clients and government bodies they have a requirement for an experienced Estimator to join their team.

Their established commercial team requires an experience estimator to come in with a hands-on approach to new projects and correspond with their offices in the UK.


Key Responsibilities:

  • To provide estimating expertise and leadership to compile a compliant tender bid.
  • Work with operational teams to establish programme and prelim elements as well as agreeing early win strategies to enhance win rate.
  • Your primary function will include engaging new and existing supply chain members to ensure best market quotations.
  • Daily duties include diligently maintaining good progress to meet tender deadlines.
  • To carry out a high-level tender review of tender documentation and prepare summary reports.
  • To review contract tender information and identify incomplete elements and request details from the client through a TQ process.
  • To liaise with Operations Teams to ensure that all safety and environmental matters have been considered within our bid. Reporting;
  • Provide weekly general update to Senior Management.
  • Ensure adequate records are kept of relevant matters.
  • Provider analysis reports on subcontractors.
  • Maintain win rate ratios and feedback to Senior Management.


  • Degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or similar (Third level qualification) is essential.
  • A minimum of 4-5 years’ experience working with a Main Contractor. 
  • Excellent Communication Skills, Written and Verbal.
  • Excellent Negotiator.
  • Experience and knowledge of construction industry.
  • Proficient in Microsoft and Excel.

For any additional information on the role, please contact Caolán McConville at Inform3 Recruitment.

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