Senior Technical Estimator

  • Location:
    Central Nottingham Central Nottingham Central Nottingham Central Nottingham
  • Salary:
    £27,000 - £30,000
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
  • Deadline:
    November 11, 2020

Currently working as an Estimator and feel you are ready to take the next step into more of a senior role?

Would you like to work for a growing company that offers stability and progression?

If so, look no further….

Express Recruitment are proud to be partnering one of the East Midland’s leading industrial manufacturers, who are specialists within their field. Due to an increase in production and future expansion plans, our client are keen to bolster their office team with the appointment of a Senior Technical Estimator.

The working hours are Monday to Friday 7:30am – 4:00pm. In return, you will receive a competitive starting salary of up to c£30,000 plus the chance to further progress your career.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Price up projects and provide detailed quotations to new and existing clients
  • Negotiate contracts, write tenders and proposals in order to secure new business
  • Attend client visits and carry out in-depth surveys and inspections prior to finalising an accurate cost estimate
  • Manage the workload of the Junior Estimator Team and delegate daily tasks accordingly
  • Read and interpret bespoke engineering drawings and CAD diagrams
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of fabrication and welding works
  • Analyse current budgetary requirements to ensure targets are successfully met/exceeded
  • Document client information using company estimating software system
  • Maintain an excellent after sales service to all clients that have been personally dealt with

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Formal engineering qualification desirable but not essential
  • Proven experience in contract negotiation, price quoting and tender writing
  • Previous team leadership/supervisory experience preferred
  • Sound knowledge of welding and fabrication works
  • Proven ability to read and understand bespoke engineering drawings
  • Proficient with a wide range of software packages, including CAD based systems, estimating software, Excel, Word and ERP/MRP systems

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.