Estimator

Recruiter
Footprint Recruitment
Location
Warrington
Salary
£55000 - £60000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Estimator

North West

£55,000 to £60,000 dep on experience plus attractive package

Warrington area

We are recruiting on behalf of a main construction building contractor who are looking to recruit an Senior Estimator to join their pre-contract services team based in the North West office.

Typical schemes you will work on will include residential schemes, commercial building, primary healthcare facilities and education schemes.

The successful candidate will:

• Assist with bid preparation, both single stage and two stage
• Cost planning
• Contribute to bid management
• Manage risk and opportunities
• Assist with the preparation of contractors proposals
• Develop tender strategy
• Supply chain relationships and formulation of tender lists
• Handover successful bids to the delivery team in a structured and clear manner

To succeed in this role you will have:

• Previous experience as an Senior Estimator with a main construction contractor
• Experience of tendering for new build projects
• Ability to prioritise workloads and work to strict deadlines
• To work effectively both individually and as a team member
• Ability to estimate from first principles
• A good eye for detail with excellent quality standards
• Ability to communicate and present to senior management confidently and succinctly
• Comfortable communicating with clients and consultants in a clear and professional manner
• Experience on Conquest or similar
• Experience working with BIM [Desirable