Senior Estimator

Conrad Consulting is working with a leading interior fit-out contractor who are seeking a talented and experienced Senior Estimator to join our client in Glasgow.

Job Description:

As a Senior Estimator, you will play a pivotal role in the business’s success. You will be responsible for accurately estimating and costing projects, ensuring the delivery of detailed tender submissions and budget costs. We are looking for a dedicated professional with a proven track record in the construction industry who can contribute to a commitment to excellence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and present detailed cost estimates for projects, considering all project requirements and specifications.
  • Collaborate with the project management team to understand project scopes, objectives, and client expectations.
  • Source and evaluate subcontractor and supplier quotations to ensure competitive pricing.
  • Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of industry pricing trends and material costs.
  • Provide clear and accurate budget costs for projects and assist in value engineering to optimize cost-efficiency.
  • Work closely with the bid team to develop comprehensive tender submissions.
  • Analyse project risks and develop strategies to mitigate potential cost overruns.
  • Participate in pre-construction meetings and liaise with clients and design teams to ensure all requirements are understood and met.


  • Proven experience as an Estimator in the construction industry
  • Proficient in estimating software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong knowledge of construction materials, methods, and industry standards.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills.
  • A bachelor's degree in a related field is preferred.

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • A dynamic and collaborative working environment.
  • Challenging and rewarding projects.
  • A commitment to work-life balance.

If you are a talented Senior Estimator, we would love to hear from you.