Estimating Manager

Super Gardens

Experienced in Estimating landscape projects and maintenance tenders? Our team is expanding and we need a strong leader to take it to the next level!

Super Gardens is Victoria’s longest standing Commercial Grounds Maintenance and Landscape Construction specialists, servicing a diverse range of clients in Australia since 1989.

Our strategy is for continued growth with both existing clients and new business, these include a range of high profile clients including residential estate developers, schools, councils, universities and high profile private clients.

Due to this growth and changes within the existing team, we have a great opportunity for an experienced Estimating Manager to manage the quotation, tendering and procurement processes for commercial and open space landscaping projects and grounds maintenance tenders. You will be hands on in estimating, and as a manager be a flexible team player with a strong customer focus.
The Estimating Manager performs a Senior Estimating role and manages the Estimating Department’s activities. These responsibilities include:

·        Business development and client relationship strengthening to secure future work;
·        Identification and engagement with prospective new clients;
·        Budget development and submission;
·        Detailed and comprehensive quantity take-off and accurate cost evaluation;
·        Subcontractor/supplier bid solicitation;
·        Subcontractor and supplier scope/qualification
·        Cost evaluation, risk evaluation and bid submission. 

The Estimating Manager is also responsible for management of the Estimating team, allocation of quotations, tenders, and final approval of bids and budgets prepared by the team. Also, management of subcontractor/supplier relations, and identification and continual development of approach and methodology for quotation, tender and procurement processes for Landscape Construction and Grounds Management Divisions.

Ideally, you will be a proactive individual with a strong background in Estimating or Landscape Design together with strong Leadership experience from within the Landscape, Building, Grounds Management and Construction industries.
This is an exciting time to join Super Gardens as we continue to expand and build on our reputation for quality projects, workmanship and service.