Estimator

Recruiter
Select Appointments
Location
Wisbech
Salary
£45000 - £65000/annum Car or Car allowance
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
JOB: Estimator
LOCATION: King's Lynn
COMMUTABLE FROM: Wisbech, Downham Market, Swaffham , Fakenham
JOB TYPE: Permanent
SALARY: £45-65k

My client are working on a range of projects from refurbishment and extensions to full design and build, temperature controlled food and beverage facilities to logistical warehouse hubs. The role would provide a full estimating service and co-ordinate the tender process to maximise opportunities for the business.

Duties will include:

Tender Process
* Ensure that sufficient resources are available to successfully bid on tenders.
* Deliver a proposed programme for the project.
* Fully understand the contract to be followed highlighting any pitfalls.
* Complete risk register.
* Obtain construction fee proposal, building regulation quotes and the associated fees.
* Prepare methodology statements for submission.
* Assist and respond to sub-contract queries and hand over successful projects to the delivery team.
* Compile estimates to ensure that tenders are accurate.
* Ensure all costs and pricing schedules are completed prior to client deadlines.
* Identify and manage costing requirements, including subcontractor enquiries, supplier quotations and industry benchmark costs.
* Budgets; formulate data base rates for budgets.
* Produce accurate documentation and prepare reports in line with operational requirements.

Desirable skills and experience
* Adhering and promoting the company's integrated management system.
* Experience in Estimating/Tendering in the industrial and commercial construction sector at a senior level.
* IT Skills; Outstanding ability in the use of Microsoft Office including Excel and Microsoft Project along with experience in using a tender package such as Conquest.

* Good standard of general education; HNC/HND/Degree in a relevant subject is desirable.
* Ability to work to deadlines
* Self-motivated, diligent and able to pay attention to detail
* Demonstrable negotiation, communication & organisational skills

In return you will receive a negotiable salary dependent upon skills and experience plus a choice of company car or car allowance, private medical insurance, company sick pay scheme, life insurance scheme and pension. This position will be based in the King's Lynn and will involve travelling to construction projects as needed.

For more information please send a word CV to Billy king at Select Appointments Norwich and call