Exciting opportunity for a lead estimator to join this organisation based in the South East. Your new company This organisation based in Melbourneâ€™s South Eastern Suburbs have been in operation for over 40 yearsâ€™ within the custom commercial joinery and cabinet making industry. Priding themselves on their family ran culture and service to their clients where they concentrate on large scale cabinetry work.
With a head count of 20 team members they are currently recruiting for this role due to high volumes of work. Your new role As an estimator you will be engaging with prospective customers to establish their needs and requirements by gathering all relevant information and documentation to prepare customer quotations. Duties include: Prepare work to be estimated by gathering proposals, design plans, specifications and any other relevant documentation and negotiate cost estimates, budgets and work timetables Calculate costs and prepare quotations accordingly and in acceptable time frames Select the appropriate cabinetry construction methods and strategies in collaboration with all relevant project stakeholders Proactively communicate with customers on work status or progression and provide feedback or updates where required in a timely manner Coordinate with and proactively communicate with Sales & Projects Manage What you'll need to succeed Ideally you will obtain a degree or relevant experience within the field ideally within joinery and cabinetry.
Ideally you will also have: Proven ability and experience preferably within the industry General understanding of industry rates for external trades Strong communication skills and relationship building An attitude which reflects our clients culture Ability to work with Microsoft excel spreadsheets/formulas Must be able to provide 2 valid references What you'll get in return For your expertise and hard work you will be rewarded with a generous salary package plus benefits as well as: Permanent position with a view of a long career and opportunity for career progression Work for a family ran business with an fun and friendly culture Supportive team and management Great retention within the business Work for a highly regarded company What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, please forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to holly.reeshays.com.
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