Estimator

Recruiter
Fortress Recruit
Location
Brentwood
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head Office - Brentwood

08:30AM to 17:30PM

To assist the Commercial Director in estimating role, from preparation pf tenders through to settlement of final accounts.

Main Responsibilities:

  1. Understanding, measuring and quantifying of tender scope
  2. Assist in minimising costs, whilst still achieving the required standards and quality
  3. Assist Commercial Director
  4. Obtain material and sub-contract pricing
  5. Produce tender pricing utilising Excel spreadsheets
  6. Preparing tender submission

Skills:

  1. 10 yrs. minimum experience within the construction industry
  2. HND/HNC or similar Proven track record in the UK building industry
  3. Strong commercial awareness
  4. Excellent communication skills in English
  5. Understanding of tender documents and drawings
  6. Experience in Computer-aided Take-offs
  7. IT Literate to intermediate level
  8. Proficient in Excel
  9. Must come from a trade/sub-contractor background
  10. Literate and Numerate
  11. Ability to work to deadlines and on own initiative
  12. Professional
  13. Able to self-manage and work autonomously
  14. Organised
  15. Personable
  16. Flexible approach

Desirable:

  1. Surveying Qualification
  2. Bachelors
  3. Experience within the stone industry