Senior Estimator

  • Job Ref: 9031
  • New York
  • Construction

Company Overview: Our construction company is a well-established General Contractor based in New York, specializing in Commercial Interiors Fit Outs. We have a portfolio of high-profile projects, including flagship jobs in the MetLife & Empire State Buildings. Our team is driven by a passion for quality workmanship and exceptional customer service. We use state-of-the-art software tools, including Procore and Stack, to streamline our processes and ensure that we deliver projects on-time and within budget.

Job Overview: We are currently seeking a Senior Estimator to join our team. The Senior Estimator will be responsible for overseeing the estimating process for our commercial interiors fit-out projects. The successful candidate will have a strong background in construction estimating and a proven track record of success. They will be responsible for working closely with our project managers, clients, and subcontractors to ensure accurate and timely estimates for all projects.


  • Reviewing project plans, specifications, and other documentation to prepare accurate and comprehensive estimates for commercial interiors fit-out projects.
  • Working closely with project managers, clients, and subcontractors to gather information and ensure all project requirements are met.
  • Conducting site visits and performing takeoffs to ensure accurate quantities are estimated.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with clients and subcontractors to ensure a competitive edge in bidding and securing work.
  • Creating and submitting bids and proposals, including detailed cost breakdowns and other supporting documentation.
  • Evaluating subcontractor quotes and negotiating pricing and terms as necessary.
  • Participating in project kick-off meetings to ensure a smooth transition from estimating to construction.
  • Tracking and reporting project costs, including change orders and other adjustments, throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Providing guidance and mentorship to junior estimators and other team members as needed.


  • Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering, or related field.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in construction estimating, with a focus on commercial interiors fit-outs.
  • Strong proficiency in estimating software, including Procore and Stack.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to work effectively with clients, subcontractors, and team members.
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills, with the ability to interpret complex project plans and specifications.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proven track record of success in estimating and securing commercial interiors fit-out projects.

If you are an experienced estimator with a passion for quality workmanship and exceptional customer service, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join our team. We offer competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and a supportive work environment where you can grow and develop your career.