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Estimating Manager

  • Location: West London, London
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Estimator
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 44324SATPSR_1498237716
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description

The Role:

  • Managing a small team of Estimators.
  • Kitchen / Wardrobe / Office Interiors Estimating.
  • Take off quantities from drawings and schedules of works complete.
  • Preparing schedules and formulae quotations within Microsoft Excel.
  • Working alongside the Sales Team to ensure pricing is appropriate from a commercial aspect in terms of completion of quotes, tenders and thus winning projects.
  • Working alongside the Pre-Construction Team ensuring nothing is drawn/ordered that has not been budgeted/paid for.
  • Working alongside the Projects Commercial Team with Variations/Instructions & liaising for the Monthly Applications.

Personal Qualities/Job Essentials:

  • Excellent IT skills, must be fully proficient in Microsoft Excel (i.e. Sum / Formula calculations)
  • Good Maths background.
  • Must have excellent attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be innovative with drive, enthusiasm and a hands on approach.
  • Excellent time management & organisational skills to ensure all works are submitted within given time frames and sometimes tight deadlines.
  • Ability to build effective working relationships.
  • Good written and communication skills.
  • Specific Training will be given.

Job Ideals:
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural plan drawings.
  • Experience with pricing Contracts (with Preliminaries, rather than Retail Projects.
  • Thrive under pressure & enjoy a challenge.

Reporting To: Managing Director / Contract Sales Director

Company Benefits
  • 25 day's holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Private Health Care (following 6 months employment)
  • Company 'On Profit' Bonus Scheme
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Death Benefit (following 1 years employment)