Estimator

Recruiter
North Gate Executive Search
Location
London
Salary
From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum £60K - £75K plus bens
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

ESTIMATOR (FIT OUT) - £60K - £75K plus bens – London or Surrey

Our client is a leading commercial fitout main contractor based in City of London, currently looking to expand their pre-contract team with an experienced Estimator in commercial office Cat A & B projects.

The role entails managing Traditional Tenders from initial receipt through the pre contract stage including technical evaluation, commercial responsibility and contract agreement up to the point of hand over to the Contracts Manager who will undertake the build process thereafter.

Key Accountabilities:

Working with the Pre contract team including the Bid-Manager, Bid Co-ordinator, Designer, QS and Technical Services Manager and Contracts Manager, your main duties will include:

Co-ordination of sub-contractor pricing.

Preparation of detailed Tender returns.

Attending and contributing to mid tender and tender interviews.

Full commercial aspects of projects until the point of handover to the Contracts Manager.

Professional Skills & Experience:

* A solid understanding of services installations, with a good grasp in both electrical and mechanical.

* Commercially astute and an awareness of the balance of risk and profit is essential.

* Proven track record of co-ordinating projects effectively in an office fit out environment.

* Good commercial understanding of the market and market values.

* Solid Traditional Contracting background.

* Experience of pitching to Professional Teams in a competitive environment and experienced negotiator.

* Excellent attention to detail.

* Good IT / Microsoft Office knowledge.