Senior Estimator - Dublin

Bid, Estimating, Planning & Buying
Ref: 7053 Date Posted: Monday 11 Mar 2024

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


Job Title – Senior Estimator  

Project – Main Contracting

Job Location – Dublin  

Salary – €70K - €80K + with package  


About the Company

Fantastic Opportunity to work with a reputable Main Contractor who have a number of large commercial, fit out and refurbishment projects across the Dublin area.

They have secured multiple new projects for 2024 and now have an opportunity for a Senior Estimator to lead and manage tenders. You will manage the end-to-end tender process on projects up to the value of €60 million, so this role will require someone with strong communicative skills, an excellent team work ethic.

Very attractive salary and benefits on offer as well as possibility for flexible working/ WFH


The Role

  • Manage the tender from receipt, through to submission and post tender queries.
  • Lead part of commercial team
  • Mark up enquiries to be sent out to the supply chain, organise Bills Of Quantities production and obtain material quotes where necessary
  • Evaluate returned quotations from supply chain and liaise with supply chain member to bring quotations in line with the project specification requirements
  • Prepare and evaluate risk and opportunity
  • Arrange and prepare commercial documents for Tender Handover meetings
  • Review supply chain performance quarterly
  • Attend pre-qualification, mid tender and post tender interviews
  • Visit sites to obtain feedback
  • Prepare cost plans, feasibility studies and liaise with Clients



  • Degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or similar (Third level qualification) is essential.
  • A minimum of 7 years’ experience working with a Main Contractor in Ireland.  
  • 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 Tanya McCann at Inform3 Recruitment.

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