Estimator

Recruiter
That Recruit
Location
Fareham
Salary
25000.00 - 30000.00 Per Year
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is currently recruiting for an Estimator to join their commercial team, creating packs for project tenders. They will be responsible for accurately pricing bills and take-offs, investigating buying options, communicating with our customers and collating information to hand over to the production team. The successful Estimator will own a portfolio of projects.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:
• Manage tenders in the value range of £50k to £5m
• Produce accurate costs, and identify key risks/opportunities to enable effective tender settlements
• Contribute positively to the successful mobilisation of secured contracts
• Create concise, accurate documentation to be handed over to the production team
• Participating in face-to-face meetings with customers, being the first point of contact on the technical elements of their projects
• Using a strong working knowledge of their product to give value-engineering options to the customer
• Maintain and create strong and positive working relationships with clients
• Undertake reporting as required

Candidate Requirements:
• Computer literate
• Able to use standard Microsoft packages: Word, Excel (essential), Project (desirable)
• Proactive and analytical
• Good communicator
• Self-disciplined
• Strongly able and want to learn more about products and problems/solution

The ideal candidate will also ideally have knowledge of drylining, partitioning and ceiling build however this is not essential.

About Them:
They have become the partner of choice for the UK construction industry, working on projects from £50,000 to £5 million for both major contractors and as the principal contractor, using their extensive technical expertise. Their ‘can do’ approach inspires their workforce and this makes a difference to their customers, making them the industry leader.

To be considered for this role, please apply today.