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 or email your CV and Cover letter to