Senior Estimator


Ref: 536Monday 1 March 2021

€60,000 - €80,000

We have a new opportunity for a Senior Estimator to join a leading Munster based building contractor. The successful candidate will be responsible for the production of estimates for a range of building projects with typical values from €5M to €20M.

This is a permanent role with a progressive building contractor. The successful person will have the option to work remotely 2 or 3 days per week on an ongoing basis.


  • Preparing and collating tenders by a given deadline based on the scope of work, plans, specifications, BOQ’s, schedules, and inspections.
  • Preparation of sub-contractor and supplier enquiries and contract documents.
  • Analysing sub-contractor quotations and checking inclusions and exclusions.
  • Liaison with clients, sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Liaison with Quantity Surveyors, Contracts Managers and Design Teams.
  • Attending pre and post tender meetings/presentations.

Key Skills: 

  • Good knowledge of the different forms of contracts and relevant legislation.
  • The ability to work independently and to manage inputs from a range of specialist suppliers and in-house staff.
  • Good interpersonal and team-working skills
  • Good IT skills.
  • Buildsoft experience
  • Conquest experience would be an advantage.


  • A degree in Quantity Surveying or Construction Economics
  • 5+ years estimating experience with building contractors.

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful person. Please call Michael Boyce on 083 4071301 for further information.