Senior Estimator

3 days left

The Able Group
Competitive salary
02 Nov 2021
30 Nov 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Estimator
Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees
About Us
The Able Group is one of Teesside's larger and better-known companies.
It is a diverse group and a market leader in both marine decommissioning and in providing installation facilities for the burgeoning offshore wind sector.
The group has a substantial asset base and manages an extensive portfolio of land and property which comprises a mix of industrial, commercial and agricultural land. Its headquarters are at Billingham Reach Industrial Estate.
We are currently looking for a Senior Estimator to join our team on a full-time basis.
The Benefits
- A market-leading salary in line with experience
- 21 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays (increasing to 25 days with length of service)
- Progress your career with a well-known and respected business
If you are an experienced estimator from a construction background, this is a brilliant opportunity to develop your career whilst delivering high-quality projects for a highly respected business.
We value hard work, common sense and discipline and are proud of our excellent health and safety record. We are decisive, well-resourced and entrepreneurial. If you think you’d succeed as part of our forward-thinking organisation, we want to hear from you.
The Role
As a Senior Estimator, you will support the proposals and estimating function within the Commercial team.
As a key member of the team, you will provide a quality service to support and manage the effective delivery of infrastructure tender proposals.
Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will assist in the acquisition of new works, including the preparation of proposal documentation and estimates as required.
Your duties will include:
- Developing an accurate value for complex civils schemes
- Managing all stages of the tendering process 
- Helping to prepare pre-qualification questionnaires and quality statements
- Attending meetings with clients, sub-contractors, senior management and other team members
- Visit sites and client offices when necessary
About You
To join us as a Senior Estimator, you will need:
- Recent experience (within the last five years) as an Estimator, with a background in major civils and offshore infrastructures or wind projects
- The ability to engage with clients and multiple stakeholders to form effective relationships
- Time management and planning skills with a methodical approach and attention to detail
- Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
- A BSc in a relevant degree (such as construction management or engineering)
Previous experience and knowledge in civils and offshore wind would be beneficial to your application. It is also desirable that you have a minimum of 10 years post chartered experience, however, this is not essential.
Other organisations may call this role Estimator, Construction Estimator, Cost Estimator, Project Estimator, or Civil Engineering Estimator.
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