Estimator
Location: Malaysia Contract: Permanent

Key responsibilities

  • Mark up the enquiries to be sent out for quotations and ensure this is done quickly
  • Select suitable subcontractors for the works taking into consideration volume of work and location
  • Input the BoQ and set up the job ready to price
  • Contact the key supply chain contractors to discuss the project and any technical issues
  • Carry out bulk measure checks and pick up any scope missing from the BoQ and ensure this is incorporated into the price
  • Visit site and carry out a site report summary of access/egress
  • Work with the assigned PM and to ensure the bid document satisfies the criteria as stated in the RFP
  • Review the tender and propose alternatives / value engineering options to be costed
  • Oversee the Distribution of any addendum information to the relevant sub-contractors
  • Raise tender queries to the consultants where necessary
  • Compile the prelims book with input from the production team on suitable staffing levels
  • Analyse the quotations and prepare a summary report of all the quotations received
  • Evaluate the H&S obligations and ensure we price the job accordingly
  • Be responsible for the tender deliverables and ensure that all they are submitted drawing support where necessary from other team members
  • Settle the tender with the Commercial Director
  • Produce a list of tender clarifications for submission
  • Finalise the price and submit the tender on time

Requirements

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying/Building or equivalent is preferable
  • Min 5 years in estimating / quantity surveying
  • Familiarity with Interior fit-out project or architectural finishes is preferable
  • Good understanding of construction techniques and methodology/sequence of works
  • Efficient time management skills

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