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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent October 21st 2019 £55,000 to £65,000 dep on experience plus package BTC/FP/2019/2110EST Brian Colton


£55,000 to £65,000 dep on experience plus package


We are recruiting on behalf of a main construction building contractor who are looking to recruit an Estimator to join their growing pre-contract services team based in the Manchester area.

Typical schemes you will work on will include residential schemes, commercial building, primary healthcare facilities and education schemes.

The successful candidate will:

• Assist with bid preparation, both single stage and two stage
• Cost planning
• Contribute to bid management
• Manage risk and opportunities
• Assist with the preparation of contractors proposals
• Develop tender strategy
• Supply chain relationships and formulation of tender lists
• Handover successful bids to the delivery team in a structured and clear manner

To succeed in this role you will have:

• Previous experience as an Senior Estimator with a main construction contractor
• Experience of tendering for new build projects
• Ability to prioritise workloads and work to strict deadlines
• To work effectively both individually and as a team member
• Ability to estimate from first principles
• A good eye for detail with excellent quality standards
• Ability to communicate and present to senior management confidently and succinctly
• Comfortable communicating with clients and consultants in a clear and professional manner
• Experience on Conquest or similar
• Experience working with BIM [Desirable]