Estimator - Construction

MPL Site Services
Hook, Greater London
£55000 - £65000/annum
16 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An Exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Estimator to join a steadily expanding Main Contractor in Surrey

Our client is seeking an Estimator who has at least 5 years’ experience with a Main Contractor to join their busy team, based in Surrey.

They work on New Build, Refurbishment, fit-out and D&B projects in London and the South East up to a value of £8M in the Commercial, Sports, Residential, Educational and Church sectors.

Salary up to £55K + plus benefits + pension

The Estimator will be required to

· Take tenders from initial enquiry to submission.
· Provide timely and accurate estimates
· Analyse contract documentation and prepare accurate subcontractor packages for pricing.
· Liaise and negotiate with Subcontractors and Suppliers
· Actively participate in adjudication meetings
· Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations.

The Estimator will possess the following:

· Previous estimating experience of at least 5 years with a Main Contractor in a similar role
· Knowledge of building material components, building regulations and H&S
· Good estimating skills (including taking off).
· Computer skills, especially Excel
· Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities
· Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills
· Good organisation skills, analytical reasoning and attention to detail
· Local knowledge of suppliers and subcontractors
· Interests outside work

And the Estimator will be:

· Professional, Self-motivated and with the ability to work alone or in a team
· Organised, and possess problem solving and VE skills
· Well-spoken and personable.
· Confident and resourceful

Please contact Neil Mears of MPL Site Services Ltd on (Apply online only) or forward your CV to register your interest in this position