Role details

High End Retail Estimator

Manhattan   •   USD100,000 - USD135,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Specialized Contractor in Manhattan
  • Focusing on High End Retail and Commercial Projects

About Our Client

Fast paced, high profile specialized contractor based in Manhattan. Project portfolio consists of high end clients including retail, office space and other commercial clients. Mid Size company that allows creativity and design to be a factor for each project while scheduling and planning is key

Job Description

The successful High End Retail Estimator candidate will need the following:

  • Capable of performing detailed quantity take-offs and organizing the quantities with unit pricing in production of an estimate.
  • Ability to build a full conceptual cost estimate from architectural sketches.
  • Experience in developing and implementing value engineering solutions to drive down project costs for the Owner while maintaining a high level of construction quality.
  • Experience in coordinating with the architect, structural engineer, civil engineer, and MEP engineers to determine cost effective solutions during the design process.
  • Capable of writing detailed scopes of work for construction contracts to be implemented by the field operations team.
  • Ability to coordinate the scopes of work of multiple trades to ensure nothing is missed for the project team.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with multiple, concurrent projects and aggressive deadlines.

The Successful Applicant

Candidate needs to be able to keep pace in a fast paced environmnet. Portfolio will need to include high end projects, with preference in retail and commercial space

  • 5+ years experience in construction estimating
  • Vast knowledge of all trades: scope, time frames/field execution, typical missed scope/exposures
  • Demonstrated understanding and knowledge about estimating processes and delivery methods
  • Understand MEP systems and components, and be able to scope and analyze MEP bids
  • Solid conceptual estimating experience
  • Demonstrated communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of contract types and deal structures
  • Extensive experience with retail construction projects

What's on Offer

Competitive salary plus benefits and bonuses based on projects directly relating to job duties

Company is based in Manhattan / NYC

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