Estimator (Groundwork)

Redfish Solutions Ltd
From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Estimator (Groundwork)

Sector: Refurb and Fit Out

Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 DOE plus package

Location: London

Our client is a London based refurb and fit out contractor specialising in the residential, commercial and industrial sector. We are now looking for an Estimator to join their existing team, offering a fantastic opportunity with a market leading growing company.

The candidate needs 2 year’s minimum relevant experience with Groundwork Estimating experience.Training in ONC/HNC level in an Estimating or related discipline is desirable.

Estimator Main Duties:

·Liaising with internal departments to prepare to ensure accurate and relevant cost assumptions.

·Identification of abnormal and potential problems with build costs at inception stage.

·Obtain and monitor feedback from the Commercial teams to maintain an up-to-date cost database.

·Preparation of cost settlement reports/ presentations for submission to the Management team.

·Liaise and meet with sub-contractors and suppliers during the bid process to enable costs to be accurately identified.

·Provide information and have full understanding of new and innovative building techniques and developments.

·Advise and update specification changes.

·Maintain and amend by agreement, Estimating procedures.

·Provide cost breakdowns for buying purposes and cash flow forecasts

The successful Estimator will have:

·First Class Analytical skills.

·Highly numerate with a flair for figures.

·Computer literate with a good knowledge of MS Office

·Ability to convert estimating theory into practice.

·Strong project co-ordination skills and the ability to multi task

If you feel you have the necessary skills for the Estimator role and you live within commutable distance of Central London, then please apply within.