Estimator

  • Location:

    Glasgow, Scotland

  • Sector:

    Construction & Property, Technical & Engineering

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Louise McLaren

  • Contact email:

    louise.mclaren@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/549511

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-23

  • Start date:

    02/03/2020 13:25:00

FM Estimator

I have an opportunity for a Soft Services Estimator to join our Business Development Team. The role will be estimating, costing and pricing all Soft Facilities Services for new & existing business. This client is making storms and has an excellent opportunity for a FM Estimator to join this established team.

The Role
* Estimating, costing and pricing all facilities services for potential new business working alongside the Business Development Managers

* Estimating, costing and pricing materials, labour costs, etc with the use of labour resource models
* Providing specialist estimating advice and support generally and particularly in respect of tenders and proposals
* Costing works for existing clients
* Understand client requirements / specifications
* Balance time in the field requirements with the time needed to complete detailed data input and complete proposals
* Working with existing benchmark rates to continually refine these

Knowledge, skills & experience
* Previous commercial & estimating experience in the facilities management industry experience is essential
* Producing detailed pricing methodologies, commercial bid strategies & solutions
* Experience in cost modelling typically for bids in the range 50k - £2m per annum
* Understanding of a contracts business
* Have strong organisational skills and able to present information in a logical manner
* Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
* Able to work as an individual and work co-operatively as part of a team
* Excellent IT skills, preferably Excel, word and PowerPoint
* Full UK Driving license is essential

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