Senior Estimator

Full Time

Dutco Construction

Dutco Construction Co. and DBB Contracting are proud recipients of several national and international awards covering a range of activities from Health & Safety, Business Excellence, Contracting , Corporate Social Responsibility, Sustainability and Environment and Quality.

Job Details:
We are looking to recruit experienced Senior Estimator to work on Major Fit-Out Projects, across Retail and Leisure. Project values are in excess of AED 50m.

We required experienced Senior Estimator , who will perform the following duties:

Site Visits – Visit sites to gather as-built information and assess technical/practical feasibility.
Budget Preparation – Prepare and monitor project budgets in coordination with the Post Contracts Team.
Manufacturing Collaboration – Work with colleagues to improve product quality and profitability.
Risk Assessment – Evaluate risks associated with each project and incorporate them into the overall estimation.
Precontract Estimation – Take care of precontract estimation for in-house and external projects.
Market Analysis – Collaborate with the Procurement team to analyze the market for supply and installation contractors.
Project Handling – Manage interior fit-out projects across various sectors like commercial buildings, hotels, retail, etc.
Team Support – Provide support to the entire estimation team.
Stakeholder Liaison – Liaise with subcontractors, architects, and clients for pre-tender and post-tender meetings.
Technical Leadership – Lead the estimation activities from client meetings to commercial offer submissions.

Software Utilization – Use estimation software for improved accuracy and efficiency.
Reporting – Update management and stakeholders on the status of estimates and challenges.
Benchmarking – Keep track of past projects to create benchmarks for future estimates.
Change Management – Adapt and revise estimates in response to changes in project scope or market conditions.
Vendor Management – Maintain relationships with suppliers and subcontractors for best quotes and terms.

Candidate Profile:
Please note, due to the higher number of applicants, we are unable to respond to everyone. Shortlisted applicants will be responded to, within 14 days of making an application.
UAE/MOFA Attested Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.
Minimum 5 years work experience as a Estimator working on Joiner/Interiors / Fit-Out Projects, Project Values must be AED 20m +
If you have not been contacted, then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted
Incomplete and inaccurate applications will be rejected.