Danieli Corus has a track record of 45 years as an engineering company and plant builder for the global steel industry. From its IJmuiden home base, Danieli Corus prepares and executes projects, ranging from technical consultancy to the construction and commissioning of entire blast furnace facilities. All technology is state-of-the-art and customized to fit client requirements. Much of the approximate 100 million Euro business volume is based in emerging economies. Danieli Corus has around 250 employees, working at offices in The Netherlands, India and China.


Job description

In this position you will create estimates and budgets for proposals, projects and studies. The most important tasks are:

  • Create and coordinate cost estimates (on time in full)
  • Determine risks and financing costs
  • Prepare cashflow schemes
  • Check, challenge and approve proposals and budgets of colleagues and third parties
  • Develop and update unit rates based on finalized projects
  • Update pricing information in ERP and other systems
  • Optimize the proposal tools and techniques, stay on top on professional developments


  • BSc diploma, e.g. Technical Business
  • Knowledge of estimating techniques re. industrial pricings (man hours, construction, materials, project management etc.)
  • Thorough calculation skills (Excel or equal), experienced in working with an ERP system
  • Experience, at least 5 years, with cost engineering/estimating of international capital projects, preferable with a technical, multi-disciplinary contracting company
  • Ability to guide, coach and challenge a small team of professionals (continuous improvement)
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both in oral and in writing
  • Proactive attitude and team player
  • Ability to continue to work accurately under strain
  • Prepared to travel and work internationally (limited to trips of one week a few times per year)

Global Sales Department

The Global Sales Department is responsible for acquiring sufficient order intake for securing the sustainability of our growing organization. The primary task of the Estimating group, as a vital part of Global Sales, is to accurately compose cost estimates and assess the corresponding risks. As a consequence, the hit rate of our proposals remains high while projects are executed at costs within a narrow bandwidth of the estimates.

Application Procedure

If this opening fits your ambitions, you can submit your application by completing your personal details and attaching your resume using the form below.

This job opening is only open to EU citizens.


If you require additional information regarding this job opening, please contact Gert-Jan Apeldoorn, Chief Commercial Officer, via +31 651 393 454


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