STEELWORK ESTIMATOR - KENT - £30-50k

Recruiter
PROTEK PLACEMENTS LIMITED
Location
Canterbury, Kent
Salary
£30000 - £50000/annum + Bonus
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Estimator required by market leading provider of structural steelwork, steel fabrications and architectural metalwork. Based in Kent and covering contracts throughout London and the South East.

As a result of ongoing expansion, we are looking for a highly motivated, dedicated and confident professional to join our estimating team.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

• To work alongside the existing team of 3 estimators to prepare tender bids and financial estimates ranging from £5000 to £2million.
• To analyse the content of tender specifications and drawings and use the information identified to build a costs schedule suitable for use as a formal tender bid.
• To coordinate the preparation of all supporting documentation required in the tender bid.
• To communicate with clients regarding the tender and to present the final submission to the client.
• To assist in the pre-order negotiation process with the client.
• Value Engineering – to propose alternatives to specifications in order to reduce costs and/or improve quality and efficiency.

Candidate Requirements:

• At least 5 years experiencing of estimating.
• Ability to undertake a reasonable level of technical and financial calculations.
• Outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
• Excellent IT and numeracy skills.
• Excellent time management.

Salary:

Negotiable depending upon experience plus bonus