Build Recruitment
Orpington, Greater London
£35000 - £60000/annum + Package
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Estimator - R&M Social Housing - Permanent – Orpington - Up To £60k Basic Plus Package.

Currently seeking an experienced Estimator to join a large social housing maintenance contractor based in Orpington. The role would be to Estimate and accurately price tenders for a variety of responsive maintenance contracts within Social Housing. This role could suit someone who is exceptional with data analysis and a reasonable understanding of R&M projects (including Gas). They would be based out of the Orpington office but the client may be flexible on this.


* To review and understand tender information and subsequent tender clarifications
* To raise necessary tender clarification to support pricing
* Can analyse large volumes of data and to determine various factors including:

* Operative productivity
* Number of repairs per property

* In conjunction with operational teams, prepare a realistic and challenging preliminary cost model
* To present the tender bid model to the bidding team in a clear comprehensive manner (Tender settlement)
* To attend and advise operational teams of pricing methodology at tender hand over stage, highlighting areas of opportunity and concern


My client provides facilities management, consultancy, project management and a range of specialist services that connect people with innovation and technology; helping our clients go beyond FM to the Connected Workspace. They work in partnership with organisations to deliver long-term value, offering a wide range of services - from real estate and energy consultancy, compliance, risk assessment. They manage and maintain some of the nation's most recognised landmarks, high street buildings and even homes in your community.

Experience Required:

* Responsive maintenance NHF schedules of rates experience necessary
* Experience working in the Housing refurbishment market
* Must be highly competent in the use of MS Excel
* Must have a good understanding of TUPE
* Experience of different R&M tender models would be preferred
* HND or HNC in Quantity Surveying or Estimating

Position: Estimator - Responsive Repairs - Social Housing
Location: Orpington
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 + Package