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​Estimator – Refurbishment

Location: Type: Date Posted: Salary: Job ID: Contact:
North West - Greater Manchester Permanent February 20th 2020 £45,000 - £55,000 doe + car allowance + benefits APH/FP/2020/2002ESTR Pippa Holland

Estimator – Refurbishment


£45,000 - £55,000 DOE + car allowance + benefits

Our client, a top 10 main contractor in the North West, is looking for an Estimator to join the team. They're looking to recruit due to continued expansion of the company and they're looking to grow in a planned and sustainable way. They're looking for an Estimator who can join their business, add to the team and continue to help drive the company forward.

Our client tends to work on industrial and commercial projects so are looking for an Estimator with experience in anything from hospitals, to higher end residential extensions/refurbs.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Accurate pricing of existing and prospective jobs
  • Speaking closely with different departments within the company and working closely with the Surveyor
  • Spotting issues in tenders, pricing reports and agreements
  • Building a potential client pool and exposing the company to new projects and building relationships with these clients as you go
  • Building relationships with suppliers in order to gain the best prices for materials, labour and plant
  • Producing tender reports and logging them accordingly
  • Maintaining accurate records of tenders submitted, prices quoted and to keep track of your competition

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A related degree would be advantageous
  • Industry experience as an Estimator and a proven track record
  • To be diligent, detail-orientated and to contribute to the team/family feel
  • An excellent communicator
  • An excellent attitude