Estimator

Recruiter
Roevin
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£30000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Roevin Engineering is currently recruiting an Estimator to work with our client based in Glasgow. This is a permanent position within an excellent business who offer market leading solutions in their industry.

Key Tasks/Responsibilities:

Estimates:

-Liaise with customers to ensure accurate understanding of project requirements
-Assist in the evaluation of incoming enquiries, determine manufacturing capability including pricing of any non-standard products
-Prepare or assist in the preparation of detailed panel take-offs and marked- up elevation drawings which clearly identify the scope of supply
-Identify material and labour requirements and produce rate build-ups using Excel spreadsheets
-Check rate build-ups/draft quotations before passing to senior estimator for review
-Prepare draft quotations
-Prepare budget quotations albeit the degree of accuracy will be dependent upon the information available
-Maintain quotation register ensuring that accurate records are up-to-date.
-Embrace a drive towards continuous improvement

Orders/Handovers:

-Prepare and issue order acknowledgements and material requirement sheets.
-Set up bulk orders/contracts on in-house system
-Assist in preparation of job packs for the design team with all relevant tender information
-Attend handover meetings as required
-Provide support to Area Sales Manager(s) in pricing tenders and budgets
-Prepare panel schedule acknowledgements for existing projects and issue contracts on sign-off
-Raise purchase orders

Qualifications/Requirements:

-Good knowledge of all Microsoft packages - word, excel etc.
-Good knowledge of building construction
-Good knowledge of material take-offs and scheduling on excel spreadsheets from Architects' drawings/specifications and Bills of Quantities