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Senior Estimator

Job description

We have been engaged by a multi-disciplinary construction company specialising in delivering complex construction projects across a range of sectors, including large scale commercial, defence, and marine works. Renowned nationally for their innovative approach, expertise, and financial strength, this company has cemented themselves as a leader within the South Australian and greater worldwide market. They foster a culture that embraces work-life balance, with a passion for developing the talent and skills of their people. With significant tenders in the pipeline and growth within the business, they are now seeking a Senior Estimator to join their organisation. We would love to hear from individuals with a strong Cost Planning background or previous experience as a Quantity Surveyor. 
The Role
As a crucial senior team member, you will be responsible for producing estimating activities throughout the entire project lifecycle across sectors including Commercial, Defence and Marine. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
  • Ensure that all aspects relating to resources and costs across projects have been considered
  • Participate in proposal preparations, competitive bids and reviewing tender documentation
  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders, negotiating the tender process
  • Work with Project Managers to manage invoicing / debts and other project tasks
  • Assist Project Leader's with compliance with Safety in Design & OH&S requirements
  • Daily updates of progress reports and web-based tracking toolkits (database/ data entry)
  • Monitor project costs and provide cost advice and alternative solutions
The Like Mind
To be successful in this role, you will have worked for a reputable building contractor for 3+ years in the South Australian market, in addition you will hold relevant tertiary qualifications. As a natural leader, you have the ability to make proactive decisions within the estimating department. Strong communication skills are essential, so you are able to work with a wide group of people and develop key relationships with internal and external stakeholders. We would love to hear from naturally competitive individuals, who have an ability to think outside the box and can come up with clever and imaginative solutions to challenges.
Give us a Call!
We love to chat! Although we can’t disclose certain information until the interview stage, we would love for you to get in touch if you do have any further questions about this opportunity. We promise to provide you with as much information as we can.
Anna Roussos or Kristin Kuchel – 08 7073 6872
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