Senior Estimator / Project Manager – Owner | Real Estate Developer

Senior Estimator / Senior Project Manager – Owner | National Real Estate Developer - Westchester County

Your new company
Hays Commercial Construction have partnered with a successful, New York based, national real estate Owner and Operator who are currently hiring for a split Construction Estimator / Project Manager to support their construction division. They maintain a portfolio spanning New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington DC, and Boston with a focus towards urban and street-retail corridors.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to continue-in or take the plunge into a construction team within a real estate developer and sit on the other side of the fence estimating renovations and fit-outs across their vast national portfolio.

Your new role
In this role as an Estimator / Project Manager, your responsibilities will include analyzing and interpreting architectural plans, performing material take-offs, and obtaining quotes from suppliers. You will also be providing detailed proposals and accurate bid packages, that will involve negotiating and attending meetings with vendors, clients and architects along with value engineering projects to ensure they fall within time-frames and budget. You will then follow these projects into the field and oversee and manage through completion.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Analyzing bid documents and design drawings
  • Scope determination and breaking down scope sheets
  • Managing RFI’s / RFP’s
  • Bid strategy
  • Local subcontractor qualification
  • Subcontractor and Vendor Coordination
  • Site meetings and walk trough’s
  • Completing quantity/ material take-offs
  • Value engineering
  • Managing change-orders
  • Managing buy-outs

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role you should have at least 5+ years’ experience with either a general contractor or developer in the local area, bidding a mix of contract types across ALL TRADES including MEP’s for a range of interior fit-out and renovation projects in the commercial sector – ideally with retail experience. Having acted in a Project Management role prior or in a hybrid position would be advantageous.

You will have an understanding of on-screen take-off or similar software, be able to build on existing sub-contractor relationships in the surrounding NY area and, ideally, have an engineering, architecture or construction management degree.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity to work for a market leading Real Estate Developer who boast a very generous benefits package on top of a competitive base salary within the market. They also have clearly defined career paths with the tendency to promote from within. In addition to a competitive salary the benefits include:
  • Fully covered Health | Dental | Vision Insurances
  • Life | AD&D | Long & Short Term Disability Insurances
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Health Savings Account
  • Critical Illness Coverage
  • Legal Shield
  • Identity Theft
  • 401K Plan
  • Annual Bonuses

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click “apply now” to forward an up-to-date copy of your resume, or call Callum Hewitt on the details provided. If this job isn’t quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your next move. #1142150


Job Type
New York
$130,000 - $165,000 + Bens
Closing date
13 Dec 2022

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Callum Hewittthe specialist consultant managing this positionlocated in New York City
16th Floor, 200 West 41st St

Telephone: 212 548 4518