Senior Estimator

London, England
£60000 - £65000 per annum
19 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

FT2999 - Senior Estimator

FINTEC recruit is seeking a Senior Estimator for our client based in Sussex. This is a permanent position with a salary of £60-65k depending on experience.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Arrange site inspections
  • Provide accurate budgets/cost plans
  • Provide a detailed "take-off" and Bill of Quantities (BQ) using the Conquest
  • Estimating software package
  • Work on traditional Plan and Specification, Design and Build of Partnered Contracts
  • Obtain competitive prices for materials and sub-contract packages
  • Oversee or complete quote analysis comparisons
  • Check and amend rate/price build-ups where necessary
  • Prepare tender build-ups for internal adjudication and carry out adjustments where necessary
  • Preparation and collation of relevant information/ documentation for handover meeting, ensuring all teams are suitably briefed
  • Discuss the clients' requirements for a pre-tender meeting with relevant departments, present and answer all questions regarding cost of works
  • Participate in post-tender meetings with clients


  • Degree or Higher National Certificate in Construction/Building, or equivalent. Previous estimating experience of at least 5 years.
  • Knowledge of building, material components, building regulations, estimating and H&S.
  • Management skills - basic programming, planning, compiling reports. Word processing and computer skills for record keeping/data entry and report writing - Word and Excel.
  • Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities.

Please click on apply or send your CV directly to our team and quote Ref: FT2999

FINTEC recruit specialise in Technical, Engineering, Finance, Legal for permanent and contract positions, UK and International.