Estimating Manager - Medium Density Builder: North West

Estimating Manager - Medium Density Builder: North West

Job Title: Estimating Manager - Medium Density Builder: North West
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tullamarine, Victoria
Salary: AU$100000 - AU$120000 per annum + Super
Reference: BBBH6591_1615867009
Contact Name: Barry O'Donovan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 16, 2021 14:56

Job Description

About the Business
This builder has experienced continuous, stable growth for over 20 years and has built a fantastic reputation in the Melbourne residential market. They have successfully specialised in the Medium Density Space and are now recognised as a market leader in this area.

About the Role
You will be running and leading the estimating and procurement department, operating across the North and Western suburbs of Melbourne. Reporting to a hands-on and supportive Operations Manager, your responsibilities will include but not be limited to;

  • Managing the estimating and procurement team
  • Help with the training and development of the department
  • Be a part of the recruitment process
  • Preparation and administration of project estimates and tenders ensuring accuracy and timeliness of completion
  • Accurately produce a variety of BOQ's and assess the building materials required for each job
  • Managing RFI's and tender addendums with Architects and Contractors
  • Produce Purchase Orders for the supply of labour and materials
  • Calculate customer variation costs
  • Preparation of monthly progress claims and variations
  • Monitor project plans, budgets and expenditure and report accordingly
  • Liaise with Site Supervisors and subcontractors
  • Coordinate deliveries in association with relevant site based personnel

To Be Considered
To be considered for this unique opportunity, we are looking for;

  • Minimum 6 years experience working within an Estimating role for a volume/ medium density builder
  • Knowledge of residential building codes and guidelines and an understanding of the Victorian Residential Construction market
  • Must live locally and have the right to work in Australia
  • A general desire to not only do you your job to the best of your ability but also a desire to help grow, train and develop your team
  • Be comfortable working autonomously and with a small and inclusive team
  • A strong work ethic and desire to succeed

Why You Want to Work Here
As Melbourne's demand for townhouses continues to increase, this experience is becoming more and more valuable in the industry. This is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills within the Medium Density market and learn from the best in the business. Other benefits of this position include;

  • Young vibrant work culture with regular team events and activities
  • Work with a collaborative team that has been meticulously put together
  • Above market salary and benefits

To Apply
If this sounds like the opportunity you've been waiting for, please send Barry an up to date copy of your CV by clicking 'apply now'. Regretfully and respectfully, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted