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Chief Estimator - Interiors

Ref: JN -022020-69831
Salary
USD175000.00 - USD215000.00 per annum
Location
USA
Sector
Construction & Engineering, Cost Management/Quantity Surveying
Date
7th February 2020
Job Type
Permanent

Chief Estimator, Interiors

New York

c$200,000 Base + Bonus + Benefits

With a high level of client retention our client is a well-established GC operating in the Retail, Commercial and Residential market. Due to increased growth they require a talented, hands on Chief Estimator to elevate the Estimating team and allow the company to review more projects as their business development results grow.

The role:

  • Responsible for the oversight of the estimating process for all projects across the US
  • Establish standardized procedures, methods and processes for estimating and training to ensure an efficient response time for all bids.
  • Analyze past performance on projects, oversee historical costs and integrate these into software used to provide estimates.
  • Work with the Owner, Project Executives and General Superintendents to ensure robust reporting on the status of all bids/projects.
  • Lead a team of Estimators and assign responsibilities across the portfolio of inbound work.
  • Review General conditions, schedules, scopes of work and all logistical concerns of projects.
  • Maintains and communicate data on construction and material cost trends affecting project costs.

The person

  • YOU MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WORKING FOR A GENERAL CONTRACTOR SPECIALIZING IN INTERIOR FIT OUTS TO BE CONSIDERED.
  • Strong computer literacy (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) is mandatory. Knowledge of the Procore system would be a distinct advantage.
  • Strong communication, analysis and mathematical skills.
  • A proven ability to lead, recruit, train and inspire more junior Estimators.
  • AS Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Administration, or equivalent related work experience.
  • At least 10 years' experience working on Interiors projects, ideally Retail or Commercial projects with timelines of 3-12 months.

Compensation

Attractive base + bonus + benefits

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