Estimating and Pre-Construction Manager

About Us
The We Company's mission is to elevate the world's consciousness. Our global platform reimagines and positively impacts how we work, live and grow through three distinct business lines: WeWork's mission is to create a world where people work to make a life, not just a living; WeLive's mission is to build a world where no one feels alone; WeGrow's mission is to unleash every human's superpowers. Through design, technology, and hospitality we are creating a community that helps people live life with purpose and have a meaningful impact in the world. The We Company began in 2019 with more than 400,000 members. In less than ten years, we've built a global network of 400 locations across 100 cities and nearly 30 countries, and we're just getting started.
WeWork is seeking a motivated and experienced Estimating and Preconstruction Manager to manage all aspects of estimating and preconstruction in a brand-new facility in Edison, NJ. This person will be responsible for establishing and managing cost analysis for current and upcoming work. This position will provide project estimates, update project costs for design-assist activities, and follow the principles of the company's long-term strategic plans.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide leadership to the facility with respect to SHE Management and OSHA, ADA, and EPA Compliance
  • Maintain a high standard of quality and guide direct reports to do the same
  • Manage, train, and motivate all estimating personnel
  • Manage and execute estimating strategies for all costs including manufacturing, materials, engineering, and field labor
  • Read and interpret preliminary building plans and BIM models to provide accurate estimates on schedule and cost for projects
  • Establish and communicate standards for vendor pricing and materials
  • Track historical cost data and include this data in pricing models for improved accuracy
  • Provide leadership to maintain a safe and courteous workplace

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or a related field
  • 10 years of supervisory experience in estimating and preconstruction
  • Strong knowledge of industry standards and typical price-points

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 15 years experience in Engineering, Construction Management or a related field
  • Master's Degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering

Required Skills:
  • Excellent written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to address and solve issues related to material sourcing, labor e

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