Estimating Manager

Vienna, VA
Feb 18, 2021
Feb 24, 2021
Specialty Trades
Full Time
KATERRA is transforming construction through innovation of process and technology.We provide end-to-end building services, creating new efficiencies between design, engineering, construction, project management, and more. Our integrated teams apply the principles of technology and manufacturing to the building industry, bringing fresh minds and innovative approaches to remove unnecessary time and costs from construction projects.At KATERRA, we lead from every seat. Our ideal team members are self-starters that embrace ambiguity, think big, and bring their own uncompromising standards of excellence.One of KATERRA's cultural principles is Diversity. We believe different backgrounds, ideas, and skillsets result in better outcomes. KATERRA does not discriminate in employment based on race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age, sexual orientation, or gender identity. KATERRA encourages people of all backgrounds to apply, including people of color, immigrants, refugees, women, LGBTQIA, people with disabilities, veterans and those with diverse life experiences.Estimating ManagerKATERRA is seeking an Estimating Manager to join our team. The ideal candidate is a construction professional who has experience estimating projects in excess of $20M. This position will oversee a team of Estimators supporting the Mid-Atlantic region and will be responsible for managing the entire estimating process from bidding to wining construction projects. This person will work closely with Project Management and development teams to ensure project success.Essential Duties & Responsibilities* Manage risk by establishing a realistic and complete project budget.* Provide guidance in the subcontractor selection process, trade/scope delegation.* Develop talent by setting expectations for job performance, offering opportunities for growth and learning.* Empower team by ensuring they have the appropriate resources to thrive.* Establish strong relationships with owners, subcontractors, and operations.* Present to owners and make recommendations.* Stay up to date on market and industry trends.Desired Skills & Experience* Bachelor's degree in construction, engineering, or related discipline* 5-10 years experience construction estimating experience - local trade contractor market knowledge a plus, prior construction field experience is a plus* Strong knowledge of construction materials and processes.* Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Timberline, Cortex, Excel, PowerPoint* Must be proactive and work with a sense of urgency.* Establish strong relationships and partnerships with project managers, superintendents, and subcontractors and development team.* Demonstrates solid communication skills, strong attention to detail, able to lead and facilitate meetings with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.* Excellent leader and company team player.* Ability to effectively coordinate, organize, plan, and manage multiple activities to accomplish desired results.* Ability to maintain focus while working in a high level, fast paced environment.NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:Please note that KATERRA does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, KATERRA will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, KATERRA explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of KATERRA.