Assistant Estimator - Sutton Coldfield

Oliver William
20 Mar 2017
19 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Estimator - Sutton Coldfield

Oliver William Recruitment are looking for an Assistant Estimator to join one of the largest window and door manufacturing groups in the UK; based in Sutton Coldfield.

Our client is one of the largest window and door manufacturing companies in the UK and they are looking for an Assistant Estimator with excellent analytical, data entry and communication skills (both written and oral) to join their team on a permanent basis to help with the growing work load.

Within your day to day role, you will be working as part of the estimating team with pricing projects on the contract control system, to assist the wider Projects team with administrative duties and work towards producing accurate tender submissions. As an Assistant Estimator, your responsibilities will include:

  • Expressing an interest for suitable PQQ’s and tender opportunities
  • Complete basic review of enquiries
  • Update company information as required, etc.
  • Manage and update the Intranet site
  • Liaise with the business development manager regarding opportunities and prospects
  • Update the contract control system with frame information and prices for live projects
  • Ensure variations are added to the contract control system
  • Compare tenders to manufacturing information to ensure consistency between tender submission and actual project requirements
  • Assist the estimating team with administrative duties as required
  • Produce tender offers including price schedule, offer letter and project specific information
  • Obtain quotes from third party suppliers
  • Ensure all documents are stored on the network in the relevant contract and estimating folders

This is a permanent, full-time position that is due to start immediately. The working hours are Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm, however there is room for flexibility. The company is looking to pay a salary of £20,000. This is an ideal position for someone looking to begin a career within the construction industry who has experience of managing contracts and quoting.

If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, please submit your application ASAP!