• Permanent
  • Letterkenny
  • Salary:
    From 45,000 per year
  • Job Ref:

Website mymrecruit MYM Recruitment

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MYM Recruitment are recruiting a Senior Estimator required to join a busy company in their tendering team at it’s Head Office in Letterkenny. The candidate will be highly motivated and be expected to work on their own initiative as well as collaboratively within a team to undertake a range of activities to support and manage our overall tender management process.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Preparing and collating accurate and detailed tenders by a given deadline based on Drawings, Specification, Bills of Quantities and other tender documentation.
  • Review of Tender documentation in accordance with our Quality procedures
  • Create Trade enquiry packages for sub-contractor and supplier quotations.
  • Tracking and logging tender queries, clarifications & addendums
  • Review and analysis of tender quotations and creation of a cost comparison schedule
  • Build-up of Tender Rates from first principles
  • Measurement & take-offs including re-measurement of Trade packages and preparation of Bills of Quantities where required.
  • Identify anomalies in the contract documents.
  • Identify potential Value Engineering solutions.
  • Provide detailed project Preliminary costs for analysis and review.
  • Create a Risk register to identify potential Cost Risks
  • Liaise closely with Bid Management Team regarding construction methodologies to assist with the Works Proposal submission.
  • Provide overall commercial appraisal of the tender to the Company Directors
  • Post Tender clarifications, negotiations, etc.
  • Post tender review following issue of successful / unsuccessful Letters.
  • Managing and mentoring junior estimators
  • Liaise with Project Management Team on handover of successful tenders.
Key Requirements:
  • Degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction related degree.
  • 5 years+ experience as an Estimator or Quantity Surveyor
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and team-working skills
  • Strong IT skills and experience with Estimating Software an advantage
  • Must have fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland.
  • Attractive remuneration package
  • Excellent Working Environment
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
Job Contact:

To express your interest in this job email your CV and cover letter/note in Word format only highlighting your suitability for the role and how you feel you meet the essential criteria to team@mymrecruitment.com. Please also include the Job Reference number and the Job Title.

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