Senior Estimator – Concrete Industry Experience Essential

  • Location:
    Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire Derby, Derbyshire
  • Salary:
    c£45,000 - c£65,000 / per annum D.O.E + Car Allowance + Bonus
  • Posted:
    1 week ago
  • Category:
    Engineering Jobs
  • Deadline:
    March 31, 2023

Express Recruitment are proud to be working with one of the UK’s leading independent sub-contractors who are currently experienced an exciting period of rapid growth, due a fully loaded order book running to 2024. With that in mind, they are seeking the addition of vastly experienced Senior Estimator with demonstrable concrete experience, who can come into the organisation and hit the ground running.

This position is based in the office, working a full time, 40-hour week running Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Due to the nature of the role, you will be required to travel to various client sites throughout the UK on occasions.

The role comes not without its perks, with a generous salary up to £65k on offer, plus a car allowance, employee share scheme, private healthcare, pension and opportunities for a performance related bonus scheme.

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Typical day to day duties include:

  • Lead and oversee the estimating department and sign off approval on high profile and complex contracts
  • Split time across multiple projects simultaneously, ensuring successful and timely delivery are professionally executed
  • Attend client site visits to gain an in depth understanding of forecasted project, prior to creating detailed tenders and producing accurate quotes based on findings
  • Liaising closely with external stakeholders to keep them abreast of project progress and take note of any modifications that need to be relayed to the wider support team
  • Collaborate with the Managing Director to run through tenders and highlight any contractual discrepancies or breaches

Qualifications and Experience Required:

  • Formal qualification in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or Geotechnical Engineering desirable, but other relevant subjects considered
  • Demonstrable product knowledge of concrete, with experience in estimating projects for concrete repair, waterproofing and other relatable services
  • Confident in building long lasting relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Fully IT literate, ideally with experience operating Estimating software and MS Office systems
  • Capable of handling pressure and negotiating competitive rates to aid the needs of a growing business
  • Full UK Driving Licence essential

If you want to be part of this success story with a company that values their employees and provides a platform to grow their careers, then apply now to avoid disappointment!

Hours: 40 hours, Mon-Fri

Salary: c£45,000 – £65,000 per annum D.O.E + Car Allowance + Bonus

Location: Derby, Derbyshire

Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

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.