Estimator / Trainee Estimator - Construction

Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire
£17,000 - £25,000 dependant on experience
14 Nov 2017
11 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are a growing Underfloor Heating and Screed company based in Stoke-on-Trent and are seeking a bright and enthusiastic trainee estimator to boost our internal sales team in delivering an outstanding customer service, whilst developing our high-end client base in and around the United Kingdom.

Full product training will be provided, but as part of a small team, it is essential the candidate has a flexible, positive, can-do attitude with the ability to multi-task.

The role includes:

- Pricing and tendering for new projects
- Managing enquiries through to order and production
- Following up quotes and prospective leads to generate new business
- Liaising with the surveying / production teams
- General office administration duties, such as answering the telephone, filing, updating electronic databases.

The successful candidate should:

- Have great attention to detail, be organised, methodical and reliable, with the confidence and ability to work alone or as part of a team
- Be mathematically competent with excellent communication skills, both written and oral
- Have fantastic customer service skills
- Be able to work to strict deadlines, sometimes in a pressured environment
- Be computer literate - Microsoft office and good excel skills are a must

Any experience in using design / quoting software, or experience in a construction based office role would be an advantage, but is not essential.

This is a great opportunity for an individual to join a growing company.