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Estimating / Pre-Contract Manager

  • Location: Exeter, Devon
  • Sector: Civil Engineering & Infrastructure
  • Position: Estimator
  • Salary: £52000 - £56000 per annum + Car/allowance, pension, healthcare
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 902002_1498833681
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Job description

Key Attributes
  • Previous experience as an Estimator
  • Experience within civil engineering
  • Pre contract experience producing pricing and bid proposals


The Company

Our client is a leading contractor, with their Regional South West business being one of the most successful divisions within the company.

The Role

Working in conjunction with construction team, you will be responsible for producing works estimates for civil engineering projects.

You will be responsible for leading, managing and coordinating all aspects of a bid ensuring that high quality tenders are delivered. For managing the opportunity pipeline, in conjunction with the Head of Work Winning and Delivery Unit Leadership teams.

You will have experience of the complete work winning life-cycle from opportunity identification to contract award

The Person

As the ideal candidate you will have the following qualifications and be able to demonstrate the following experience:
  • Proven experience within an estimating role and understanding of construction planning
  • Civil engineering project experience, with previous railway civils experience an advantage
  • Previous experience of managing bid services within the engineering and construction sector
  • Have leadership and influencing skills
  • Have good knowledge of work winning best practice