Senior Estimator - Belfast

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 6879 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jan 2024

Senior Estimator          Belfast

The Company 

Well established building and fitout contractor are currently on the lookout for a Senior Estimator to join their team in Belfast and manage projects from start to finish. This contractor does a lot of construction, fitout and refurbishment work and is well known within Northern Ireland. Fantastic opportunity to progress your career and work in a more senior role with such an excellent team. 

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.

What you need

  • A higher-level qualification in Engineering or a construction related field
  • 5+ years’ experience
  • Experience in civils or steel works
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


For any more information on the role please contact Fionnuala Lambe on 015314886 or 02830898345.

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