Construction Estimator

  • Location:
    North Nottingham North Nottingham North Nottingham North Nottingham
  • Salary:
    £40,000 - £45,000
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering
  • Deadline:
    November 13, 2020

Express Recruitment is proud to be representing one of the UK’s firmly established construction companies, who are leading specialists within their niche area. Due to substantial company growth, our client are seeking a commercially astute Estimator to join their growing Nottingham based team.

In return, you will receive an industry leading salary of up to c£45,000, including an excellent remuneration package including pension scheme, 25 days holiday + stats, and the chance to be sponsored for future training programmes and work related qualifications.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Report directly to the Senior Estimator, carrying out day to day duties which will vary greatly depending on client activity
  • Respond rapidly to client bids and provide initial cost assessments based on their specifications and expectations
  • Utilise estimating software to maintain accurate records and diarising client meetings and site visits
  • Prepare detailed quotations as a result of obtaining full scope of client requirements
  • Negotiate contracts and liaise with supply chain to ensure pricing is correct
  • Maintain in-depth commercial awareness of the current market and identify project risks and financial gain opportunities
  • Adhere to tight project deadlines

To be successful in this role you will:

  • HNC/City & Guilds or similar in Construction related subject
  • Possess a good understanding of general construction techniques and processes
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Good understanding of supply chain management and project management
  • Confident in negotiating contractual elements and presenting their works to senior management
  • Proficient IT skills – Excel, ERP/MRP, estimating software
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings and diagrams

If you know you have the required skills and experience and would like to find out more please apply now.

Unfortunately we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.