Senior Estimator ??? Bristol ??? Main Contractor

70000.00 - 80000.00 GBP Annual + Package/Benefits
09 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
IT, Contractor
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client a tier 1 U.K. main contractor who annually turnover ??2 billion worth of projects, with projects ranging from values of ??10-??90 million. They specialise in the Commercial, Education, Residential, Health and Student Accommodation sectors. My client is looking for a Senior Estimator to join one of their regional offices in the Bristol. Reporting to the Estimating Manager, the role of the Senior Estimator is a position of responsibility requiring an in-depth knowledge of construction and specifically the Commercial, Residential, Leisure & Education sectors of the construction industry.
Roles and Responsibilities:

The role requires the ability to price projects or tender for work in a detailed, accurate and highly competitive manner, often within challenging time frames and providing the Company with the very best commercial advantage to win successful business.
We expect this to be undertaken in a professional and disciplined manner to ensure financial risk to the Company is kept to an absolute minimum and Company quality standards are maintained. This needs to be achieved whilst adhering to statutory building regulations and any other governance as required.

The successful candidate should have the following:
Ideally have a degree or similar qualification and have at least 6 years estimating experience with a contractor. Industry experience will ideally be in the building environment for reputable main contractors.

Other duties include:
Maintain a Schedule of Rates from supply chain partners, for all developments and associated infrastructure works
Evaluate and compare quotations received
To prepare sub structure cost information for standard house types
Measure various construction elements from drawings
Be fully involved with Risk & Opportunity management
Thoroughly check the final priced estimate
Ensure that the finalised submission document is signed off in accordance with the QA procedures

If you would like to discuss this opportunity in full detail, please call; (Apply online only) and ask for Oliver Tozer. Or email your CV to; (url removed)