Estimator / Senior Estimator

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North West - Greater Manchester Permanent August 23rd 2021 £50,000 - £60,000 + package BTC/FP/2021/1905EST Brian Colton

Estimator / Senior Estimator – Industrial, Refurbishment and Commercial Interior Fit out

Manchester – Stockport

£50,000 - £60,000 + Package

We are looking to recruit an experienced Estimator to carry out competitive tendering to secure new contracts in various sectors with typical project values ranging from, but not limited to £50K - £3.5million plus.

This role is office based in Stockport and will require site visits around the North West

Experience Required: Minimum 2-3 years’ experience

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities: -

  • The management of tender documentation from initial enquiry stage to submission
  • To read and interpret tender documentation, specifications and drawings
  • To compile both subcontract and material enquiries
  • To abstract quantities and be able to produce own BoQ for enquiries and pricing where required
  • The evaluation of Sub-contractors and material quotations
  • To highlight potential contractual implications & project risk
  • To build relationships with sub-contractors, suppliers, clients and stakeholders at all levels

Requirements & knowledge:

  • Good knowledge of tendering procedures/contract conditions
  • Ability to price from “first principles” desirable
  • Able to make quick decisions whilst working under pressure
  • Computer literate, excel proficient

Key attributes and personal qualities: -

  • Be a team player, able to communicate effectively, Ability to problem solve and have analytical thinking
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Comfortable working on multiple bids and able to manage own workload
  • Organised and methodical in approach
  • Self-motivated with the ability to use own initiative