Estimating Manager

REF: BBBH28913_1630515638

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £60000 to £70000
  • Location: NI - Rest of

MCS Group is delighted to be working with one of the top Construction/Manufacturing companies in Northern Ireland to recruit for an Estimating Manager to run their growing commercial team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the estimating team to progress potential projects from receipt of enquiries to submission of tenders, post tender negotiations, and the handover process to operations.

You will be responsible for;

  • Validation and preparation of tender documentation for submission to potential clients.
  • Generate, receive & review enquiries and opportunities for appropriate tenders and assess suitable pathways to successful contract award in liaison with Senior Management.
  • Allocate resources to tenders and monitor bid preparation to ensure that tender deliverables are prepared accurately and consistently to the required standard and tenders are returned by the required deadlines.
  • Conduct bid adjudication and ensure decisions taken are reflected in the bid / post-bid negotiations.
  • Review and at times prepare bid clarifications, ensuring accuracy and consistency.
  • Manage the post tender process to award of contract including follow up with the potential clients on a regular basis to ensure maximum tendering success.
  • Ensure handover documentation is complete and reflects final position.
  • Report regularly on the performance of the Estimating Department as requested.


  • Proven track record in the area of Estimating with full responsibility for the bidding process from enquiry to submission.
  • A wide knowledge of general building works including new build refurbishment and fit-out.
  • A recognised qualification in a relevant discipline i.e. Quantity Surveying, Civil Engineering or Building / Construction.
  • RICS/CIOB membership would be an advantage but not essential.

Full details including industry leading salary and benefits package will be discussed upon application.

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please send an up to date CV via the link provided or contact Alan Montgomery, Specialist Consultant at MCS Group 028 96 935492

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