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Head of Estimating

€60,000 to €75,000
Job Type
4 Sep 2022

Your new companyAs Head of Estimating department you will be joining a building services provider in Banbridge that is going through a recruitment drive as they expand in their project capabilities and order book. This is a family business that has expanded in recent years now doing over £30M in turnover. They have just moved into new purpose built buildings and are now focused on solidifying their infrastructure. This is a senior role, but not limited as has plenty of potential to grow into more.Your new roleDue to growth and expansion this new role as Head of Estimating has been created. You will be in charge of a small team of estimators (3), who will be generating detailed take-offs for commercial projects. You can expect majority of projects to be large scale commercial and industrial. Applications include M&E plantrooms, risers and laterals among other prefabricated solutions. You will play a key role in the commercial team, determining feasibility of projects, reviewing designs and client engagement. Over time you will have remit of the recruitment and additional estimators. This is a role which you can make your own and have the freedom to run as you see fit.What you'll need to succeedYou should have minimum of 5 years' experience in a senior estimating role, ideally within the M&E or construction sector, a third level qualification in surveying /cost engineering is desirable but not a necessity. You should be able to demonstrate projects that have been successfully tendered, projects completed and experience managing a team. What you'll get in returnThis is a great role for someone sitting in a senior position but feeling stagnant in their role. The environment on offer is dynamic, forward thinking and would be a refreshing change. Salary is ultimately negotiable depending on your experience and what you can bring to the team, the above is a guide and not set in stone. You can expect a comprehensive benefits package such as pension scheme, 30 days holidays, free annual health check and life assurance scheme. Modern new offices and remit over your own team, there are few positions such as this on the market and I would recommend reaching out if you have any questions.What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 704225351-2
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Ireland
  • Salary: €60,000 to €75,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent