Senior Mechanical Estimator

Recruiter
URECRUIT.
Location
London
Salary
£55000 - £80000 Per Annum + Package
Posted
14 Feb 2017
Closes
14 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Responsibilities will include: -

  • Ensure tenders are prepared to a high standard
  • Working with projects up to the value of £20m
  • Able to carry out site visits if required
  • Able to read and interpret Mechanical designs
  • You will receive support and training from the Estimating Manager within the company
  • Experience of doing take-offs
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Develop working relationships with design consultants, main contractors and clients to establish communication paths in order to clarify design assumptions during the tender process and establish any other business opportunities.
  • Upon receipt of initial tender assess clients' specific requirements
  • Research materials, equipment and labour costs in relation to each tender
  • Gather quotations from preferred suppliers and various sub-contractors as required
  • Assess the level of risk on each project
  • Analyse company data, exchange rates and prices
  • Prepare and submit quotations for work as outlined on tender
  • Assist with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities
  • Monitor the stages of a project to make sure that the costs are kept in line with forecasts