Joinery Estimator / Contracts Manager

Location
Fordingbridge
Salary
Salary according to experience
Posted
24 May 2018
Closes
21 Jun 2018
Ref
M180524M
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Joinery Estimator / Contracts Manager
Hampshire, SP6

Our client works with contractors, designers and architects to produce high end bespoke furniture for both private client and commercial fit-out projects - including kitchens, wardrobes, shop fitting units and one-off statement pieces.

An experienced Estimator is required to produce detailed, accurate costings, following up on all submitted estimates to build and sustain client relationships

Role:

  • Working from tender packs and design drawings, to fully understand the specification and timescales of a job.
  • Ensuring all materials and finishes detailed in the specification are identified correctly.
  • Sourcing specialist suppliers for any non stock materials or products.
  • Entering all material and labour requirements to produce estimate - software specific training will be given
  • Liaising with Project Manager/Cad Technician once a project order is received

Key Skills;

  • Experience in woodworking / joinery / manufacturing
  • Computer literate –Office/Excel/Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal
  • Attention to detail
  • Team focused
  • Knowledge of furniture making processes an advantage
  • Full Clean UK Driving licence

Salary according to experience.

This is a full time (Monday-Friday) office-based position although attendance at pre/post-tender meetings may be required.
As part of a small team, you must have a flexible approach to the working day.

The role would suit someone wanting to move from workshop position, alternatively someone with good core skills or experience to receive in-house training.

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply ASAP.

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