Senior Estimator | Commercial fitout | Haymarket

Job Title: Senior Estimator | Commercial fitout | Haymarket
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$200 - AU$250 per annum + Super
Reference: BBBH19505_1557893313
Contact Name: Emma Chaffey
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 15, 2019 14:08

Job Description

Senior Estimator | Commercial fit-out | Haymarket


Exclusive to Denovo, our client is a Tier 2 General Contractor specialising in commercial fit-outs and refurbishments across Australia. With over 15 years of success and project wins, largely through referrals and word of mouth, they pride themselves on their workmanship, transparency with clients and their ability to work within complex environments.

Working as the 2IC to the Managing Director, the Senior Estimator is a valued member of the Senior Management team. This is an all-encompassing role that will include operations management, business development, projec managment and management of the estimating team. This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Estimator who is looking to take that next step in their career and become more hands on in a business.

This Senior Estimator role will be responsible for managing a team of 3 and will require someone who has managed an estimating team previously, specifically within the fit-out/refurbishment sector. This will remain a hands-on position so will require the skills of an experience fit-out/refurb estimator that also has some team management experience.

Role Requirements:

  • Liaising with project management division, sub-contractors, consultants and clients during the tender stage and continuing this on throughout the construction stage
  • Being aware of upcoming projects/tenders and ensuring proposals are submitted on time
  • Prepare quotes and tender documentation
  • Attend site visits for tenders
  • Build effective relationships with team members, internal and external customers, suppliers and sub-contractors
  • Have a thorough understanding of fit-out and refurbishment projects ideally within healthcare, education and corporate offices

The Successful Candidate

  • Will have extensive estimating experience working with the same or few employers
  • Will have a minimum of 6-8 years' estimating experience, ideally 3-5 years in a senior capacity
  • Experience in working on projects within health, education, commercial office spaces, heritage, retail, automotive and industrial
  • Be a team player and will respect others opinions
  • Must have fit-out and/or refurbishment experience
  • Will have experience working on projects up to $80million
  • Will have a collaborative attitude and will work well within a team environment
  • Bachelor's Degree or associated Degree or Diploma would be beneficial

Benefits and Salary Package

  • $200-$250k package, candidate dependent
  • Flexible working environment, a healthy work/life balance is promoted
  • Opportunity to help grow and develop a strong estimating team
  • Exposure to niche, complex projects

If you have the skills and experience necessary to be successful in this position, or you would like to discuss in more detail the specifics of the role, then please do not hesitate in applying. This role is immediately available and is a permanent position.

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