Purchasing Estimator

Estimator with Purchasing Exp. -- Residential Construction -- Charlotte NC

  • Matthews, NC
  • $70,000 - $100,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Dan Urbaniak
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A bit about us:

Are you a meticulous and detail-oriented professional with a knack for numbers? Do you have a keen eye for spotting the best deals and have experience with negotiation? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you! We are currently seeking a motivated and experienced Purchasing Estimator to join our dynamic team in the residential construction industry. This role is integral to our business operations and will be instrumental in ensuring we continue to deliver high-quality projects on time and within budget.

Why join us?

  • Competitive Salary and Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Growth Opportunities
  • Close-knit Team
  • Local Company and Projects
  • 401k

Job Details


As a Permanent Purchasing Estimator, you will play a vital role in our construction projects. Your responsibilities will include:

1. Reviewing and analyzing project plans and specifications to develop comprehensive cost estimates.
2. Preparing detailed purchase orders for all necessary materials and equipment.
3. Utilizing software such as Accubid and PlanSwift to accurately estimate costs.
4. Collaborating closely with project managers and other team members to ensure all project requirements are met and to identify potential cost-saving opportunities.
5. Conducting ongoing market research to stay abreast of changing market conditions and to ensure we are receiving the best possible prices.
6. Managing and maintaining relationships with suppliers and vendors.
7. Assisting in the preparation and management of project budgets.
8. Ensuring all purchasing activities align with company policies and procedures.


The ideal candidate for this role will have the following qualifications:

1. A minimum of three years experience in a similar role within the commercial or residential construction industry.
2. Proven experience as a Residential Estimator.
3. Proficiency in using estimating software, such as Accubid and PlanSwift.
4. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Word, and Outlook.
5. Strong knowledge of construction materials, equipment, and techniques.
6. Exceptional negotiation skills and the ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers and vendors.
7. Excellent attention to detail and the ability to accurately prepare purchase orders and cost estimates.
8. Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
9. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
10. A proactive approach to problem-solving and the ability to work well under pressure.

If you meet the above qualifications and are ready to take your career to the next level, we would love to hear from you. Apply today to join our team and help us continue to deliver exceptional construction projects.
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Matthews, NC
Job Type
$70,000 - $100,000