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Junior Estimator

Limerick, County Limerick
Job Type
9 Sep 2022
Role: JUNIOR ESTIMATOR Location: Limerick Salary: DOE REPORTING TO: Senior Estimator/Commercial Director Purpose of Role Generate best-price tender submissions that will successfully win contracts in a competitive budgeting situation. This role will be based in our Limerick office. Role Responsibilities Produce estimates by gathering proposals, quotes, specifications and related documents. Identify opportunities and deficits in the tender documents that provide commercial leverage. Obtain quotes from subcontractors and suppliers; compute costs and maintain a fit-for-purpose cost database. Analyse, evaluate and perform risk analysis on supplier and subcontract packages Work with the QS function in pre-contract negotiations. Liaise with the Chief Estimator and senior management on contractual concerns and ensure that all necessary notices and submissions are met in a timely manner. Engage with the commercial/project team to agree budgets prior to the pre-start handover meeting. Manage and control preliminary budgets for tender process. Ensure client relationships are maintained throughout commercial negotiations. Compile and maintain costs data reports. Build and maintain long-term relationships with key Review technical publications; track price trends and regulatory changes Protect company contractually and follow company procedures and protocols. The Candidate Third level qualification in engineering, construction, quantity surveying or related field Good knowledge of construction outputs, and of labour, plant and material prices. Financially numerate with strong commercials knowledge. Good understanding of data analysis methods. Ability to work as part of a team Excellent communication and negotiation abilities Ability to manage tender documentation and punctual with reports. Methodical, analytical mindset with good attention to detail Must be able to work to tight deadlines. Calm, with high stress tolerance Remuneration Our client offer a competitive remuneration package to include basic salary, bonus, pension and life assurance, healthcare, car allowance/company vehicle. Due to the urgency of this vacancy, it is not possible for our client at this time to consider anyone without the appropriate work permits, visas or sponsorship's already in place. Therefore, we are unable to consider candidates who do not have full authorization to work in Ireland. Applications submitted without the necessary visa in place will not be considered
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  • Job Reference: 708092987-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elk Recruitment
    Elk Recruitment
  • Location: Limerick, County Limerick
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent