A Managing estimator role with responsibility for leading and developing professionally a team of estimators within the company.
This is a great opportunity for a Managing Estimator to showcase their skills within an international and highly reputable contracting organisation.
Reporting to the Pre Contracts Manager, the Managing Estimator will be responsible for managing an ever growing estimating portfolio Specifically, to deliver properly organized estimates, budgets, and schedules and ensure the necessary systems and procedures are in place and implemented to manage the company’s risk.
Responsibilities and Duties
Accurately interpret and comprehend RFP documents, drawings and specifications
Present all aspects of the project scope, staging, timing, constraints, risks, and potential cost saving opportunities and alternatives to bid teams and management
Provide value engineering, review design options and recommend best solution based on cost, engineering, quality, or availability of materials
Lead the estimate close-out process, including tender reviews and sub-proposal reviews and analysis
Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions
Oversee the analysis of data and information
Perform and / or direct quantity take-offs from tender drawings
Consistently and insightfully formulate all tender costs labour, material, equipment, and procure subcontractor scope and costs for quotation submission
Lead the successful transition and handover of estimating documents to the project execution teams
Desired Skills and Experience
estimating multi-discipline rail projects
Major Project estimating, including Design-Build
working on complex JV projects
supervisory experience managing estimators on major projects
reading and understanding construction drawings and documents
Broad knowledge of scheduling and general requirements of construction projects
Knowledge of construction costs
Strong teaming and communication skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Team player who is organised and flexible
Excellent presentation skills
Computer literate working knowledge of Microsoft office products.
Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, MS Word and Excel
Qualifications / Educational Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering or equivalent
Employing Company Overview and Profile
A leading Hong Kong main contractor with experience of delivering landmark projects in civil engineering, building and E&M disciplines.
The successful candidate will benefit from long term career opportunities with excellent exposure to major civil and building projects in Hong Kong and throughout the region.