Estimator

Expiring today

Recruiter
PMD Recruitment Solutions
Location
Peterborough
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
20 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Position
Estimator – Peterborough
Job Profile

A leading civil engineering and construction company mainly operating within the water industry. Finding innovative solutions to complex construction issues, applying the latest information technology to help drive efficiencies and reducing waste in our processes without compromising on quality is what we pride ourselves on.

Job Description
​This role will involve managing and developing cost estimates for major projects, which are typically in excess of £1m ​and can be as high as £50m per annum. The successful candidate will need to ensure that all the necessary suppliers and benchmark sources are effectively co-ordinated and managed in order to efficiently maximise the accuracy of the pricing. You will be representing the company at site visits and other meetings ensuring that you gain as much knowledge surrounding the bid to provide thorough, comprehensive and clear presentations to prospective clients and our senior management team. Meeting client objectives for; range, efficiency and quality of facilities services should go hand in hand with ensuring that the high profile of our organisation is maintained at all times. Each procedure, both technically and commercially, must run in accordance with company ethics, procedures and guidelines.

Candidate Specification
The ideal candidate will possess the following essential skills:
• Comprehensive understanding of 'full life-cycle' costings
• ​A good understanding of environmental impacts, legislation developments and the transfer of environmental risk to contractors.
• A good understanding of the latest industry design techniques and how these can impact commercial proposals​.
• Excellent Commercial awareness
• Ability to maximise return/benefit from procurement practices and supply chain development
• Prepare and present material at the commercial review to enable tender settlement.
• Demonstrable experience of estimating medium/large size projects within the private/public sectors
Position Location
Peterborough

Benefits
• Company car or Car Allowance (£7-9k) dependent on position and salary
• Pension scheme matched
• Health Care
• Child Care
• 26 days holiday – extra unpaid available
• Company phone and laptop
• Bi-annual bonus 8-10%

If you would like any more information and would like to discuss further please don't hesitate in contacting James Dawson – Director – on (Apply online only) / 07850602097

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