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Development Estimator

  • Location: Stratford, London
  • Sector: Residential
  • Position: Estimator
  • Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 907433_1543506863
Job description

I am looking for someone with 5+ years estimating experience with either residential contractors or developers in London with there day to day duties being:

Working with the Land Manager, Development Manager and Design Lead to source and secure land opportunities for contracting and development work

Quickly establish scheme viability via the assessment of construction costs and potential site abnormal items to inform a land price expectation (Stage 1 appraisal)

Co-ordinate the measure of the project to meet the bid deadline. (Conquest system currently used). Knowledge of smm7 / NRM. Continuously monitor progress

First principles estimating skills required

Support the Bid Team to achieve the deadlines set

Conduct site visits

Compile Sub contract enquiries for issue electronically. Source subcontractors and suppliers capable of carrying out the works specific to the project, size, complexity, Location.

Present the financial elements of all bids at Adjudication meetings

Provide input in post bid queries / negotiations

The ideal candidate must also have the following:

Degree / or professional body membership
Demonstrate the use of first principles estimating
Experience of 2 stage tenders
Land Bids
Cost planning
Computer literacy