Estimator

  • Location:

    Essex, England

  • Sector:

    Construction & Property

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Conor Boyd

  • Contact email:

    conor.boyd@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545795

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-08

  • Start date:

    ASAP

ESTIMATOR
WELL ESTABLISHED SPECIALIST CONTRACTOR
INTERNAL / EXTERNAL

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a market leading internal refurbishment and fit-out subcontractor. With an enviable portfolio of projects and a reputation for being a forward-thinking business, they are currently undergoing an exciting period of growth and change. Their commitment to developing their own workforce and consistently adapting to the market they operate in has resulted in them receiving various industry recognised accreditations.

They are now looking for an Estimator to be part of their ever-growing team in Essex. Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will be an integral part of the company that will drive the company forward and contribute to their future success. You will role will involve seeking to improve competitiveness through innovative thinking and engaging all disciplines into the work winning process, whilst also assisting with the training and mentoring of other members of the team when required.

Duties & responsibilities include:

? Examine and analyse tender documentation in order to prepare time, cost, materials and labour estimates
? Assess cost effectiveness of products, projects or services, tracking actual costs relative to bids as the project develops
? Consult with clients, suppliers, personnel in internal departments and site personnel to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
? Confer with relevant personnel on changes and adjustments to cost estimates
? Prepare Preliminaries
? and other necessary documentation at regular intervals throughout the duration of the project
? Ensure effective handover of tender to construction team
? Maintain knowledge of current market trends, practices and products
? Ensure all sensitive and confidential information is held and communicated in accordance with the Data Protection Act
? Complete all administration tasks in a timely, accurate and legible manner

Person Specification:
? Good communications skills
? Drylining & partitioning estimating experience
? Good organisational skills
? Sub contractor background
? Self-motivated and able to use initiative
? Ability to demonstrate a commitment to own personal development within the role
? An interest in the business

On offer is a competitive salary & benefits package with a company that continually invest in their workforce. If you feel that this role suits you skillset and ambitions then please apply.

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