Senior Estimator

Senior Estimator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Senior Estimator to join our team.


  • Estimate time, materials and equipment required for job completion;
  • Order all Materials required for the job’s you have won;
  • Submits 100% of bids and budgets by the bid deadline, no exceptions;
  • Effectively communicating project progress/status with Management / Sales;
  • Ensuring Client’s requirements are met with a commercially viable tender;
  • Preparing subcontractor bid packages (if required);
  • Preparation and maintenance of plan / quantity reproduction as required per project/bid/job submission;
  • Be responsible for development of estimation schedule;
  • All bid (job) administration in preparing full estimates on complex work and projects;
  • Maintaining effective communication with subcontractors, vendors and suppliers alike;
  • Work closely with delivery team toward project completion;
  • Building and maintaining effective and genuine Client and supplier relationships;
  • Developing tender strategy with commercial and operations teams;
  • Prepare, analyse and maintain accurate quantities and thorough take offs from plans;
  • Ensuring key risks and opportunities are identified.


  • Preparing accurate take offs from drawings;
  • Strong IT Skills;
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to organise, allocate priorities and manage workload;
  • Relevant industry experience or degree equivalent where possible;
  • Extensive experiecne as an Estimator operating within the Commercial Fit Out sector;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • High level of attention to detail;
  • Degree Level or Similar Equivalent.