Senior Estimator

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
11 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Estimator role for a market leading residential developer. £95,000 plus package.

Your new company
A large residential developer based in East London currently working on projects up to the value of £300 million. Working on a mixture of luxury high rise builds and affordable mid rise builds, they complete projects both in the city centre and within the suburbs of London. The majority of projects are RC frame however they do occasionally take on traditional build construction methods.

Your new role
You will be the Senior Estimator for various multi-million pound projects in Central London. Reporting to the Commercial Director you will be responsible for the cost planning functions within the business. You will work closely with and supervise a Junior Estimator to estimate both pre-construction, and any changes made during construction. It will be your responsibility ensure that entire projects are cost planned before they get sent to planning, and also liaise with the design team, commercial team and onsite construction team to ensure any modifications after planning are commercially viable.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have experience in Quantity Surveying, Estimating or Cost Planning for projects over the value of £50 million. You may come from a main contractor background, or from a developer,and you may have some engineering/structural background. You will need to be able to adapt to a developer environment, and must be able to liaise effectively with other individuals and teams around design, costs and timelines of construction works. Ideally you will have experience supervising another member of the team underneath you.

What you'll get in return
This is a large developer turning over £1 billion a year and offering up a secure permanent position. Benefits include car allowance, long service and yearly bonuses, 23 days holiday plus Christmas shut down, and healthcare cover.

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