Estimating Manager

Job Title: Estimating Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Western Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 8/10/2018
Reference: JO-1808-90669_1534740873
Contact Name: Tom Hitchcock
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 20, 2018 14:54

Job Description

About the Company

This is an ideal opportunity for you to utilise your knowledge and experience gained as a Sales Estimator in the building industry and take the step up into Management. Applicants must have "volume" background with at least 100 new builds per year and be strong communicators who can demonstrate a successful track record in a time critical role.

Our client is one of the largest and most respected home builders in Australia, with a vast building area and display home network spanning much of the eastern seaboard, and a reputation for consistently delivering on a core promise of value for money, quality and outstanding customer service.

About the Role

Investigating, resolving and producing sales costings, preliminary tender costings within set time frames.

Initiating quotes from suppliers where necessary.

Pricing and reviewing all variations - checking files for previous costings that may impact on variations.

Liaising with staff answering technical questions and keeping all original documentation up to date and inclusive of any changes requested.

Maintaining Framework notes on Special Requests and Issues.

About You

Minimum 2 years in a similar role - i.e. residential sales estimating experience

Competent and confident user of DataBuild

Intermediate Microsoft Office Skills

Strong knowledge of Australian Construction Standards

Good pricing and analytical skills across all trades

Good team player with excellent time management skills

Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Tom Hitchcock on 02 8093 0610, quoting ref no. JO-1808-90669. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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