Estimating Manager | Residential Builder

Job Title: Estimating Manager | Residential Builder
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 752028
Contact Name: Sarah Clark
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2018 09:45

Job Description

Our client is viewed as an employer of choice in the Residential Building sector. Work with likeminded high performing professionals in a professional yet fun working environment with high levels of staff retention. This is a truly rare opportunity to join one of Queensland's most reputable volume home builders with a reputation for producing quality, affordable homes for the owner occupier, building approximately 300+ homes per year.
The Role
  • Join some of the industry’s best leaders, working alongside the Operations, Sales, Drafting and Building Manager. Reporting to the General Manager.
  • Manage a team of up to 10, Sales, Production and Senior Estimators.
  • Manage the procurement process and supply agreements
  • Provide training, mentoring and development opportunities to the team
  • Oversee profit margins
  • Maintain bill of quantities
  • Approval off all sales estimates 
  • Ensure your team is achieving specified time frames and quality on work produced
The Successful Candidate 
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in residential estimating within volume housing
  • Strong leadership skills with experience leading a team of 5 or more
  • Experience with Databuild software is a must
  • Highly skilled in forecasting, cost planning and control and building variations
  • Eye for detail and quality  
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Trade or Tertiary qualifications desirable
  • Strong knowledge of Australian building standards, local codes
  • Desired is existing relationships with Queensland Suppliers
  • A passion for people and the residential building industry
If you meet the above criteria and are interested in further discussing you can call Sarah Clark 0401 506 087 for a confidential conversation, or email alternatively apply NOW!