Quantity Surveyor/Estimator - Specialist Sub Contractor

Fawkes and Reece Technical
South East London
£30000 - £40000 per annum
03 Feb 2017
03 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Quantity Surveyor/Estimator - Specialist Sub Contractor - South East London
Our client a medium sized sub contractor who were established in 2010 are currently looking for an Estimator as their business is rapidly growing year on year. Our client is looking for someone who they can build a team around, and will take on assistants in the future to support this person. Their packages range between £500k to £2M and have up to 8 sites live at any one time. Their office is based in South East London, the role is office based with frequent site visits as part of the role. Our client use 'OnSight' estimating software, and the director is happy to send the suitable candiate who hasn't used this before on a 2-day course. The workload will be split 50/50 between frames and groundworks.

Key Responsibilities

Continue to develop and monitor appropriate systems, processes and procedures in respect of meeting the requirements of specific contracts
Ensure that, as a team, we work towards zero safety related accidents and incidents
Provision of monthly reports. Maintain satisfaction and confidence with regard to the reported data and corresponding format
Monitor compliance with corporate governance and the Project / Framework or client processes and procedures
Provide coaching and support to direct report staff
Cost and Value departmental strategy is clearly communicated,
Maintenance of insurance declarations and the management of claims processing. Ensure that client and our insurers are not exposed to undue risk

Role Requirements

Previous and extensive experience as an estimator and Business development professional
Experience operating within the civils sector: Groundworks experience required
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Excellent negotiating, communication and supervisory skills
Commercial acumen