Estimator Junior/Senior

Daniel Owen Ltd
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Estimator

Location: South-East London

Job Description:

We are currently recruiting on behalf of a rapidly growing Groundworks and RC Frames contractor, who are searching for a key member to their pre-construction team due to a steadily increasing workload. This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to build upon their Groundworks and RC frames estimation skills, with future scope to build their own estimating team from the ground up.

Daily responsibilities of Estimator will include:

  • Prepare and lead the compilation of tenders, depending on level of experience
  • Develop client and consultant relations and manage expectations
  • Comply with estimating processes to ensure it complies with standing orders
  • Work in conjunction with administration staff in preparation of the estimate
  • Provide input to the handover process from estimating to contract
  • Provide data as requested to review the performance of the supply chain member
  • Attend meetings with Client, Designers, Quantity Surveyor's, etc. where necessary
  • Provide input into the review of supply chain members

Requirements for the role of Estimator:

  • Experience estimating and tendering for Groundworks and RC frame contracts
  • Relevant Commercial or Construction degree, or vocational equivalent
  • A desire to build upon your current skillset and be a part of a growing organisation
  • Confidently communicate with all members of the pre-construction team, directors, clients and consultants
  • Cost planning
  • Computer literacy
  • Strong commercial awareness and commitment to achieving deadlines
  • Some experience in Building Surveying would be ideal

Our Client is open to candidates of varied levels of experience, this is a great role for an Estimator of any level to take the next step in their career.

If you feel you would be well-suited for this position please apply, or contact Tom Fitzpatrick for more information or e-mail me on