Expat Recruitment - Engineering, Technical & Construction

Estimation Manager

Job Reference:QS023  
Location:Virginia, USASalary:Negotiable + expat benefits.

As the Estimation Manager you will oversee the estimation process for budget and bidding purposes. You must have a Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or Building Construction; with at least 10 years estimating experience.

To be successful you must some of the following:
· Experience in project engineering, field supervision or purchasing
· Knowledge of building construction, materials, systems, market conditions and trade practices
· International estimating experience
· US Government Projects experience
· Exceptional oral and written skills
· Excellent computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite programs
· Knowledge of RIB Estimating System, Primavera Scheduling, or other similar software is desirable

Your duties for this position include the following functions:
· Manages the daily operations of the Estimation Department
· Develops and implements policies and procedures related to estimation
· Reviews direct and indirect estimation of project resource requirements, bill of quantities and pricing; evaluation of subcontractors’ quotations and resources.
· Coordinates preparation of estimates and proposals in hard bid, negotiated and design-build environments
· Represents the company during pre-construction services, performing value engineering and comparative and alternatives studies
· Advises management on resources necessary for projects based on cost estimates
· Coordinates hand-off of projects to construction department, generates initial budgets including buy-out or purchasing of major trade or supplier items and initiation of subcontractor or supplier subcontracts and purchase orders.

An excellent salary is on offer for the right candidate with local benefits included.

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