Estimator - Main Contractor - Cambridgeshire

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Cambridge
Salary
40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
25 Nov 2021
Closes
23 Dec 2021
Sectors
IT, Contractor
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hunter Mason's client is looking for a experienced estimator to join their growing business.

This role will be focused on advising, preparing and winning new tenders for the business. You will need to assist as well as manage the production of tender documents, attend pre-tender and post tender interviews and ultimately produce detailed and accurate tenders for all industry sectors up to approximately GBP8m.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Liaise and support client engagement before, during and following the tender process to fully understand the client's requirements.

Prepare and ensure tender submissions are submitted accurately and on time.

Conduct Take Offs and produce Bill of Quantities on projects up to approximately GBP8m.

Engage with supply chain to obtain accurate quotes for materials and services to establish true cost estimates.

Understand and scrutinise the supply chain quotations ensuring accuracy, value for money and resolve cost discrepancies whilst maintaining profitability.

Understand and present financial overviews of tenders and their value for adjudication.

EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS:

5 years' experience as an estimator and working within the preconstruction department

Good technical construction knowledge.

Construction related degree (preferred but not essential).

Good time management skills.

Full clean driving licence