Senior Estimator

Recruiter
Randstad CPE
Location
Leeds
Salary
£55000 - £70000/annum Car, Pension, Private Healthcare
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Estimator

Salary up to £75,000

Leeds

I am currently exclusively recruiting for a Senior Estimator on behalf of one of the UK's leading commercial build contractors, who have achieved a high level of financial growth in the past year. This contractor has a full workbook for the upcoming year within the Yorkshire region alone and they are looking for someone who has the ability to lead the Estimating team to a high level of success this coming year.

Key Responsibilities:

* Manage all aspects of quoted works process in order to maximise revenue and operating profit
* Estimate the costs of projects in order to meet or exceed the client's requirements
* Determine contractual, financial, technical and operational risks and to find opportunities to minimise risk and maximise gross profit
* Support the fulfilment of the programme of works safely, on time and to the required quality while maximising the gross profit and client's satisfaction
* Implement all of the Group's policies including those for SHE and risk management
* Promote the Group's values towards its customer in order to meet or exceed their expectations
* Obtain suitable market quotations to substantiate the prime cost utilising the Group Supply Chain.
* Deliver accurate prime cost submissions at the adjudication meeting in a professional and logical manner.
* Advise line Manager of improvements/innovation within the company or externally that you become aware of.

Experience and Qualifications:

* Holder of a Full UK Drivers Licence
* Educated to Degree level, or equivalent experience
* Experience within a similar role
* Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel
* Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally
* Must be an excellent organiser with proven time management skills
* Must be flexible in hours of work and travel

In Return:

You will be offered the chance to Join one of the UK's fastest growing Commercial Build contractors who specialise in the Leisure, Education, Retail and Healthcare sectors. You will also be offered a generous salary alongside an industry leading benefits package detailed below:

* Salary up to £75,000
* Private Healthcare
* Pension Scheme
* Company Car
* Company Phone

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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