Senior Sales Estimator, NSW


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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Job Posted: 12/07/2018

Job Category:

Construction, Architecture & Interiors / Estimating / Cost Planning

Job description:

Senior Sales Estimator - New South Wales

Metricon Homes, a leading multi award winning new home builder is committed to recruiting outstanding individuals who share our passion for delivering quality, service and award winning living solutions for Australian families. We have a proud history of building quality homes for Australians since 1976.

This is a highly rewarding and challenging role located in Baulkham Hills within the busy Dual Occupancy team. Be part of a thriving and emerging department which will utilise your skills and Estimating expertise.
Reporting to the Workflow Manager, your responsibilities will include:
  • Completing all estimating requirements and documentation within budgeted timelines;
  • Preparing and documenting specific estimates in accordance with the Metricon design and construction details;
  • Calculating quantities and maintaining inventories for standard options to complement our product range, using Metricon’s Estimating Systems software;
  • Setting prices based on supplier rates and margin schedules;
  • Lead role with post tender meetings and negotiations with developers;
  • Lead role with relation to all tender, variation and pricing enquiries;
  • Liaising with a number of internal stakeholders including Sales, Designers and Purchasing teams; and
  • Liaising with a number of external stakeholders including engineers, town planners and contractors.
  • Metricon will offer you:
  • A competitive salary;
  • Generous housing discounts on our award winning homes; and
  • A supportive workplace culture where great work is recognised and rewarded.
  • The successful candidate will have:
  • An Associate Diploma in Building Construction (or equivalent) and/or a trade qualification;
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in Sales Estimating for either a high volume or high end residential building company;
  • A solid understanding of the building process and the Building Code of Australia;
  • Working knowledge of an estimating system (e.g. BusinessCraft, Timberline, HMS, WMS or Databuild);
  • An interest in continuous improvement and a willingness to provide feedback to management; and
  • The ability to thrive in a goal driven, dedicated team environment.