Interaction Recruitment
Diss, Norfolk
£45000 - £60000/annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Estimator - Diss

Up to £60k + package + 25 days Holiday

My client, a leading regional Groundwork’s and Civil Engineering Contractor, are looking for an Estimator to join their Commercial Team. They undertake projects up to the value of £8 million, primarily in the residential and commercial sectors.

Based in Diss, Suffolk, you will be part of a vastly experienced team of professionals, who are looking to grow the business organically. Currently they are turning over in excess of £20m annually; this is set to grow by circa £2m - £5m per year.

There is a real focus on quality not quantity, as a whole the business and the structure are exceptional.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited too:

Provide accurate budgets/cost plans.

Provide a detailed "take-off" and Bill of Quantities (BQ) using the Conquest Estimating software package.

Obtain competitive prices for materials and sub-contract packages.

Oversee or complete quote analysis comparisons.

Check and amend rate/price build-ups where necessary.

Prepare tender build-ups for internal adjudication and carry out adjustments where necessary.

Preparation and collation of relevant information/ documentation for handover meeting, ensuring all teams are suitably briefed.

Participate in post-tender meetings with clients.

Candidates will ideally be Degree educated or time served commercially, and will have a minimum five years estimating experience.

If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Andy Callow on (Apply online only) or email your CV and Cover letter to