Estimator/Project Manager

Ginger Recruitment
From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
21 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Estimator/Project Manager



Ginger Recruitment are pleased to be working on behalf of a well-established Mechanical Engineering organisation who, due to exponential growth, are seeking an Estimator/Project Manager to join their dynamic and growing Fire Projects team based in Manchester.

This role is to produce cost estimates for sprinkler projects, generate and present proposals/quotes, negotiate pricing, and close sales. The candidate will have extensive experience within the fire sprinkler industry and will focus on post sale project management and provide support to the rest of the Projects team.

The successful candidate must have experience with estimating and successfully completing fire sprinkler projects. Knowledge of the design and installation of fire sprinkler systems is essential, CAD skills are not mandatory for this role but would be a plus.

Your key responsibilities will include:

·Estimate costs for sprinkler projects and submit quotes to clients.

·Following up on quotes and actively procuring sales alongside the Marketing Team

·Planning, programming and reporting on each project

·Attend sites for surveys and meetings

·Liaising with clients, insurance companies, consultants, architects and third parties

·Pricing and procurement of necessary materials, including preparation of fabrication instructions to send to the workshop

·Preparation of system operation and maintenance manuals

·Commissioning and certification of the work upon completion

You will need to be able to demonstrate:

·LPCB qualified

·Over 5 years’ experience in a similar role, working for a recognised sprinkler contractor

·Excellent salesperson

·IT literate

·Has excellent attention to detail, organised, and has the confidence to lead a team

·Can work to tight deadlines and has a ‘can do’ attitude

Ginger Recruitment is an independent North West recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. Servicing the East Lancashire and Ribble valley areas, we aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So if its the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help. If you are looking for a job in Accrington, Blackburn, Burnley, Preston, Rossendale or anywhere in the Ribble Valley area of Lancashire, then give us a call for an informal chat. One of our experienced and REC qualified recruitment team can advise you on our current vacancies as well as any other recruitment enquiries you may have.

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive per vacancy, we are unable to respond to every candidate personally and so if you have not heard back from us within 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.