Estimator

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Birmingham
Salary
37500.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Jun 2021
Closes
30 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client based in Hull specialise in Dry Lining, suspended ceilings, fire stopping,glazing partitions and much more.

They are looking for a managing estimator to join the team.

This role is for an immediate start.

Key Duties:

To work with and assist with the day-to-day operations of the business including contract negotiations, project planning, ensuring quotes/tenders are checked and returned in a timely manner. Enquiries are answered, projects are run in a timely and profitable manner.

Responsible for carrying out Quantity Surveying and estimating tasks, setting objectives and monitoring progress.

Securing the best price that will win the contract in a competitive bidding situation, while ensuring that the contract can be carried out profitably if secured.
Ensure a proactive approach is carried out on quotes submitted with Follow up and tracking of quotes.

Ensure accurate Measurement and value of work is done on site. Review and evaluate costs, track changes to design and construction work and adjust valuations and applications accordingly.

Preparation of interim applications for payment and internal valuations.

Assist the accounts team with matching invoices to the correct allocation of cost to projects.

To lead and assist in dealing with contractual claims and final accounts and able to agree rates/prices without compromising our margins and to attend meetings and contribute to the resolution of commercial, contractual and construction problems and variations.

To be aware of and protect the Company's commercial interests by pursuing prompt payments for works are executed. To negotiate and agree on final accounts whilst achieving the best possible outcome for the company.

To be aware of and preserve the Company's good name in dealings with the Client, our suppliers and the public at large. Establish yourself with our clients and maintain and build working relationships