Estimator / QS

Recruiter
Hunter Mason Consulting Ltd
Location
Newton Abbot, Devon
Salary
£25000 - £45000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
To prepare and submit competitive and timely, but financially and contractually safe tender submissions in accordance with Estimating Procedures, to enable profitable work to be secured in accordance with Business Plan and Mission Statement.
All duties to be carried out in accordance with - but not limited to, Estimating Procedures, to include the following:-
Key Responsibilities:
• Accurately predicting the lowest cost for what the Contract could be completed.
• Identifying risks and opportunities within the Contract.
• Submitting an appropriately professional and complete tender submission.
• Clear and accurate handover of tender information to the Contracts team.
Carry out all duties in accordance with Estimating Procedure document.
General Responsibilities:
• Attend meetings and site visits as required, including reasonable travelling and occasional overnight stays.
• Take reasonable measures to ensure industry/product knowledge is kept up to date.
• Attend training as required to develop and maintain relevant knowledge and skills.
• Carry out post tender variations and value engineering exercises as and when required.
• Assist Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors with their duties as and when required.
• Be aware of any marketing opportunities that may present themselves in the course of carrying out job role and pass on to Department.
In addition to the above, to carry out all other reasonable tasks as and when requested to do so by Company Directors or their delegates.
Personal Development:
The Estimator is expected to keep themselves informed of modern office administration practices