Estimator & Contracts Administrator

Design Nation
June 4, 2019
Redfern, Sydney, Australia
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Design Nation Australia is looking for a furniture estimator & contracts administrator to join our team. This position support all offices and works hand in hand with the senior teams across all states. Responsible for the pricing of quotes & tenders and well as ensuring the system is up to day and current re product specification and details.

what do you need to do?

  • Assessment of all tenders and documentation required across 3 states and review of requirements as required
  • Development of a standard submission process for tenders
  • Tenders and quotes submitted within the correct time frame
  • Quotes / Tenders priced and issued to all parties
  • All green star information gathered from the supply chain and issued as requested
  • Overseas, supervise and direct the workflow for all quotes/ tenders within the estimating team for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
  • Reporting to management

Key responsibilities

  • Accurately estimating all projects according to Sales requests
  • Ensuring all estimating detail is supported by Ops team prior to communicating to Sales / Clients
  • Assessing estimating and support processes and providing recommendations for improvements
  • Provide input as a member of the sales support & operations support team
  • Documentation and communication is clear and professional and to a high standard

Key Requirements

  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work closely in team
  • An analytical and engaged approach to work
  • Previous experience in a similar role or transferable skills
  • Interest in working on the supplier side of the design industry

How to Apply

We would love to talk to you – please email

About Us

At Design Nation we are passionate about improving the human experience through transformative, design-led environments. It's the design choices we make that are integral to that.

Over the past 20 years we have created a carefully considered collection of local and global designer furniture and lighting. Our products are designed to move and inspire you. They elicit a sense of familiarity or nostalgia. They offer a special and lasting connection, and carry an innate intelligence and functionality that transcends time, place and application.

Our products are designed to make you feel differently, and transform the way you live and work every day.

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