Estimator

Recruiter
Bryen & Langley
Location
Orpington, Kent
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Bryen & Langley operate within London and the South East on new build, refurbishment and restoration projects ranging in value from £100,000 to £7 million in many sectors including health, education, residential, ecclesiastical, and commercial.

We are looking for an experienced Estimator to join our team due to a recent retirement.

As Estimator you will work closely with the Bid Manager and Directors to ensure the production of quality, accurate estimates in a timely manner.

Overview of Role

  • Handover winning estimated to the Project Delivery Team
  • Provide input into the review of supply chain members
  • Provide accurate budget/cost plans
  • Complete take-offs
  • Provide Bills of Quantities
  • Work on traditional plan and specification and D&B estimates
  • Obtain competitive quotes for materials and sub-contract packages
  • Complete quote analysis comparisons
  • Check and amend rate/quote build ups
  • Prepare tender build ups for internal adjudication
  • Respond in a timely manner to post tender submission queries
  • Able to confidently attend mid/post tender interviews and site visits
  • Work with the Bid Manager to produce a fully compliant tender submission

Key Skills / Requirements

  • Strong time management is required as the role depends on the successful candidate being able to manage multiple deadlines
  • Strong knowledge of Excel and Word
  • Posses a strong understanding of construction and innovative techniques
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong experience in this role previously
  • Knowledge of building, material components and building regulations