Job Description

Senior Estimator

Co. Dublin, Ireland
€90,000 - €95,000 per annum
Ref: jb.est.sub.wk7

Senior Estimator

Dublin City

€85-95k + Attractive package

Required for Tier-1 main contractor who are undertaking large building & civil projects across Ireland & Europe.

Currently requires a Senior Estimator for their Dublin office. The ideal candidate will come from a QS Estimating background, and have relevant recent Irish/UK experience.

Key Responsibilities

Cost Estimation:

  • Prepare detailed cost estimates for materials, labor, equipment, and other resources required for the project.
  • Maintain knowledge of competitive advantages in the industry to aid bidding process
  • Obtain accurate quotes for materials and systems to establish accurate cost estimates

Bid Preparation:

  • Assist in the preparation of bids and proposals for projects.
  • Collaborate with the bidding team to develop competitive pricing strategies.


  • Communicate effectively with internal teams, clients, subcontractors, and suppliers.
  • Clarify project requirements and negotiate pricing with vendors and subcontractors.


  • Maintain accurate records of cost estimates, bid proposals, and related documentation.
  • Update estimates based on changes in project scope or specifications.


  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, finance, or a related field.
  • 3-6 years' previous experience as an Estimator or in a relevant role is preferred.
  • Familiarity with Building and Civil projects.
  • Proficiency in using estimating software and tools.

Contact for more info or call 01-632-1200 to discuss in confidence

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