Estimating Manager – D & C Commercial & Retail Projects (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • National & well respected commercial builder
  • Manage a small and high performing team
  • Negotiable salary with excellent career progress on offer



My client is a busy construction business that has been operating in Australia for well over 25 years. They specialise in greenfield and refurbishment work in the commercial and retail industries. To drive their business further, they are seeking to employ a Senior Estimator or Estimating Manager with D & C or retail, fast-food fit-out experience.



In this position you will be reporting to the Victorian State Manager at their Melbourne operation and will be involved in managing a team of Estimators responsible for:

  • Providing and supervising the preparation of accurate cost estimate forecasts, pricing and scheduling of works
  • To be accountable for the accuracy of costing’s & estimates
  • Recommending technical and estimating procedures and policy changes where identified to continually improve the estimation process
  • Maintaining a library of costs & products for the purpose of estimating
  • Managing a small but dedicated team of estimators
  • Developing & maintaining good working relationships with other internal departments eg design, operations, sales
  • Positively contributing to the management team

To be suitable for this position you will be:

  • Tertiary qualified with 10+ years of experience working on a range of commercial/retail fit-out projects
  • Must have experience in management of the tender bid process & have proven experience in D & C projects, Fixed Lump Sum & Hard Dollar estimates
  • Proven ability to meet strict deadlines & strong analytical skills is a must
  • Must have good leadership and communication skills & the ability to build strong relationships



To apply for this role, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button below and attach your updated resume and cover letter. To discuss the role, please call Richard Lewith on 03 9516 0100 or 0434 747 090.



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