Our client is a large design and build civil contractor with projects all over the country.
The successful applicant will assist the overall bid team in the preparation of a compliant proposal, focusing on preparing the estimate by reviewing, analysing and determining the works required to be undertaken.
Provide priced Bills of Quantities for chosen schemes for drawings and specifications
Compile job costs from base principles for labour, plant and materials, and compile final pricing in required format
Develops the estimate at level of detail appropriate to size and complexity of project
Presents prepared estimate by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.
Contribute to the identification of risk and pricing of risks throughout the bid
Technical and commercial appraisal of material and sub-contractor quotations
Liaise with sub-contractors regarding pricing of works
Effectively co-ordinate relationships, interfaces from in-house supply plant
Reviews final costs against budget on scheme completion
Provides initial client interface on all commercial matters
Assess and review all tender information received and attend any site visits or pre-tender meetings
Interpret and understand technical, commercial and contractual requirements of tender documentation
Actively pursue alternatives/innovations
Attend tender debriefs with clients and monitor results
Ensure that the operations team fully understand the tender at adjudication and handover
Develop relationships with clients, professionals, sub-contractors and suppliers
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies
Projects and controls construction costs by collecting and studying information; controlling construction costs
Provides timely responses to pre-qualification questionnaires and tender submissions
Third level qualifications in Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or a related construction discipline
Min 3 years’ experience in an estimating or an estimating/QS role
A sound construction/engineering knowledge
Good presentation, written, analytical and IT skills
Experience of pricing work under various forms of contract including Traditional NEC, Target Cost, Design & Build, Specification & Drawing or ECI bids
Salary €50k - €70k depending on experience
Excellent Company Benefits
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