Job Description


Co. Dublin, Ireland
Competitive salary
Ref: MW.0005.SEST.W6.24

Estimator/Senior Estimator 

€ Neg + Package | Dublin

A leading international construction company is looking to hire an Estimator for projects based in Dublin and surrounding suburbs.

As Senior Estimator, your responsibilities will include:

  • Managing the tender bid from receipt of tender enquiry to submission of final bid

  • Undertaking careful inspection of tender documents including bills of quantities, specifications, contract etc

  • Working closely with the Estimating Team in the preparation of tender enquiries for issue to the market

  • Working within the agreed procurement strategy

  • Collating quotes for comparison and selection for inclusion in the priced tender

  • Conducting risk identification, value management and cost control

  • Meeting with key stakeholders and subcontractors throughout the tender period

  • Developing standard prelim allowances for inclusion in the priced tender

  • Working closely with the Bid and Contracts Managers and wider Operations Team to determine site logistics and prelim allowances

  • Preparing budgets and cost plans in a similar manner to priced tenders

  • Presenting the priced tender to the Pre-Construction Director at adjudication stage

  • Preparing for pre and post tender meetings

  • Maintaining awareness of the different building contracts in current use; and assessing the implications of health and safety regulations

  • The ability to prepare tenders with little oversight while meeting strict deadlines.

Minimum of 5+ years in a similar role and a relevant 3rd level degree. 

Must be living in Dublin or surrounding suburbs

If you are interested please reach out to Matthew Walsh at or on LinkedIn

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