Estimator

Recruiter
Conrad Consulting
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
03 Feb 2017
Closes
03 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to expansion this opportunity has come available because my client is looking to add a brand new additional position within their Estimating team; they are recruiting for a Estimator with Civil Engineering or Groundworks experience to join them.


This is an excellent and rare chance to join this company; over their 50 year history they have forged a strong reputation for delivering projects on behalf of its client base, with continued growth over this period into a medium size contractor with a £30 million turnover. This company also has a personal approach to its employees, the company provides a friendly and financially secure work environment and prides itself on keeping their staff turnover to a minimum. You will be reporting directly to the Commercial and Pre-Construction Directors working predominantly independently on your own project alongside their other members of the Pre-Construction division.


This contractor completes a range of works within Groundworks/ Civil Engineering including; Earthworks, Surfacing, Infrastructure, Drainage, Roads, Concrete and RC Frame work packages with contracts ranging up to c£5 Million each. Project focus is locally within Essex mainly. This role is a rarely available opportunity and will suit a professional looking to continue their career with a well-regarded, highly respected contractor, working on local projects in a leadership role with a very competitive salary package.

Duties and Responsibilities


* To take the lead in preparing the pricing element of tenders
* With the Bid Manager, developing the tender strategy and managing the financial submission
* Contributing to risk assessment and ensuring all risks are included within the tender
* Assuring accuracy, competitiveness and compliance of tenders
* Supporting the Bid Manager in bid negotiations

Skills and Requirements:


* 4 years + in Estimating/ Cost Planning roles
* Experience with a recognised Civil Engineering/ Groundworks Contractor
* Proven track record pricing tenders up to the value of £5m
* Conquest Estimating Software experience preferred but not essential
* Currently have the right work in the UK & live a commutable distance of Chelmsford

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