Senior Estimator - Ruislip
Main Contractor is looking to recruit a talented Estimator to join their team in Ruislip, Middlesex/West London.
Working on projects typically between £2 million- £10 million. Projects include works in the High End Residential Sector and Commercial works such as refurbishment & fit-outs of Hotels, Offices & Schools. Your role will be based in the office (South Ruislip) and may require occasional site visits.
Full job specification and requirements
We are a medium sized based contractor specialising in quality new build and refurbishment projects in and around London particularly West London, Middx, Herts, Bucks & Berks.
Project types and values range from traditional to D&B up to £5M pounds.
Due to increased workload we are seeking an Estimator to join our team to carry out all estimating duties including:
- Taking tenders from initial enquiry to submission.Provision of timely and accurate estimatesAnalyse contract documentation and prepare accurate subcontractor packages for pricing.Maintaining an updated cost baseLiaise and negotiate with sub-contractors and suppliersActive participation in adjudication meetingsRequirement to carry out some surveying duties when necessaryMaintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations.
- Previous estimating experience of at least 5 years with a contractor in a similar roleKnowledge of building material components, building regulations, estimating (including taking off) and H&S.Computer skills, especially ExcelKnowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilitiesGood negotiation, influencing and communication skillsWell-spoken and personable.Strong analytical and reasoning abilitiesGood organisation skills and attention to detailConfident and resourcefulEvidence of maintaining a professional, consistent and fair approachSelf-motivated with ability to work alone or in a teamLocal knowledge of suppliers and subcontractors
This is an excellent opportunity to work with an established contractor as they continue to expand.
Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact Mark Seckerson on 07896 079493 or email.
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