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Senior Estimator/Contracts Administrator

Franklin Smith is a construction recruitment agency. Our client is a highly recognised commercial contractor for the Australian East Coast. This client has an enviable reputation for vertical builds across the entire industry and is seeking an Estimator/Contracts Administrator to join a tight knit team working on multi unit high-rise developments throughout SEQ.

Due to continued growth and project wins the client is seeking an experienced Estimator with a strong track record in hard dollar tendering on projects up to $100m with some exposure to commercially managing a project including contract administration, variation negotiation, sub-contractor payments etc...

This is a unique role that is 70% pre-contract estimating and 30% contract administration. Other estimating roles may lack the variety this role brings.


The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

  • Hard dollar tendering and estimating on projects up to $100m
  • Compiling accurate estimates and developing BOQs
  • Building good relationships with sub-contractors
  • Measurement and First Principles Estimating
  • Procurement of materials and labour
  • Contract administration and cost management of projects

To be successful in this role the candidate will have:

  • A degree in construction management or quantity surveying
  • Approximately 5-10 years in an estimating role with exposure to contract admin in Australia
  • Strong track record of tendering on and winning large commercial/high rise construction projects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

To apply for this role contact Mick Donaghy on 0450294639 or send an updated CV via the Apply Now button.

Employment Type
Construction Contractor
Job Location
Brisbane, Australia
Base Salary
Date posted
March 28, 2021
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