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Link Contracting Services Ltd
£30000 - £36000/annum Company Car, Phone, Computer
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Link Contracting are looking to recruit an enthusiastic estimator to join our successful commercial team. Reporting to the Commercial Manager.

To assist and produce priced tenders that are accurate, clearly detailed, competitive and returned within deadlines. Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations and provide clearly identified price build-ups to the Contract team.

The desired outcome being that the Company will achieve sufficient new work to enable continued growth in accordance with the Business Plan. Our reputation for quality, professionalism, fairness and success will be kept foremost in our clients’ and our competitors’ minds.

Key tasks necessary to carry out the appointment will be:-

• Managing all tenders and quoted works on a day to day basis
• Carefully inspect tender documentation. Analyse exact requirements & identify areas that have implications to Link Contracting, i.e. a contractual requirement may be onerous.
• Identify Sub-Contractor packages of work, and liaise with Link Contracting approved contractors to achieve the most competitive quote.
• Prepare tender builder-ups & arrange meetings with the Director and/or Commercial Manager to adjudicate the price prior to tender submission. Explain the project, the basis of pricing & the names of any other competing contractors.
• Identify work streams to meets the company’s profit objectives by establishing/maintaining good relationships with prospective & existing clients.
• Heading a small team of junior estimators.

The role is ideally suitable for someone looking for progression as we currently don’t employ a Senior Estimator. We are looking for someone to grow with the business.

The works we currently complete are – Retail, Commercial, Educational and Public Sector works from £5k - £3.5m