Estimator, Civils Contractor - Belfast

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 5690 Date Posted: Monday 03 Apr 2023

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


Job Title – Estimator, Civils Contractor

Project – Civils – Utilities  

Job Location – Belfast  

Salary – £45K - £50K


About the Company

Fantastic opportunity for an experienced Estimator to work with a busy Building & Civils Contractor.

My client specialises in grounds work and utilities projects across Northern Ireland and UK.

Travel to Mainland UK will be minimal but is essential to the role for the next project.


The Role

  • Reporting to the directors you will work closely with all areas of the business (including the contracts managers and site managers) ensuring the effective undertaking of estimating duties.
  • Process initial inquiries and preparing tender submissions.
  • Manage and control costs on projects and prepare cost value comparisons and projected final accounts.
  • Review, approve, sign off weekly / monthly labour, sub-contractor and materials invoices/orders.
  • Prepare take offs and undertake estimates and final account settlements.
  • Researching, sourcing and negotiating best quotes from subcontractors /suppliers.
  • Liaising with key members of the project team and liaising with clients and subcontractors
  • Prepare take offs and undertake estimates and final account settlements.
  • Mark up enquiries to be sent out to the supply chain, organise bills of quantities production and obtain material quotes where necessary
  • Monitor sub-contractor performance and record additional works for presentation to project teams.


Quantity Surveyors Criteria

  • 5+ years’ estimating experience in a similar role
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Highly motivated hard-working individual who can work on their own or as part as a team
  • Proficient in Microsoft excel and project


For any additional information on the role, please contact Tanya McCann at Inform3 Recruitment.


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