Estimating Manager

Job Title: Estimating Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney
Reference: 740457
Job Published: February 22, 2022 12:01

Job Description


Manage the Estimating Team whilst compiling estimates and creating budgets to calculate the cost to a client of an fit-out, refurbishment or construction project.


• Develop estimating processes within the business
• Evaluation of tenders
• Manage and oversee the work of the estimating team, ensuring tender pricing is provided in a timely manner
• Work independently, estimating across a range of projects including commercial, retail, hospitality and industrial (tendering range $1m - $15m)
• Highlight and examine contract risks and opportunities
• Implement technical estimating standards and procedures
• Lead weekly Estimating Team Coordination Meetings
• Management of multiple tenders at any one time
• Review and complete the tender schedules ensuring they are within the given
• Communicate with subcontractors and clients
• Review all estimates/tenders before they are being submitted
• Be across and incorporate results of tenders and feedback into future estimating strategy
• Ensure that Estimating Team milestones are met and adhere to approved budgets
• Take off measurements, areas and quantities for design / drawings using software such as Bluebeam


• Degree or Tertiary Qualification in Building/Construction Management or similar
• 10+ years estimating experience across fit-out, refurbishment and construction projects
• Extensive local bidding experience
• Management or supervisory experience in overseeing a team of estimators
• Possess a wide-ranging directory of suppliers, contractors and sub-contractors.
• High proficiency at using Buildsoft & Cubit estimating software
• Proficient with the use of Procore
• Proficient with use of MS Office Package

If this sounds like your ideal new role, please apply online or send your CV directly to for immediate consideration or call 0406 925 867 to have a confidential chat. 
Good luck !