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Senior Estimator

  • Location: Warwickshire
  • Sector: Building
  • Position: Senior Estimator
  • Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: CM044_1500453422
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Job description

My client specialises in a range of sectors including, commercial, education, industrial, retail and social care. They have vast experience of delivering complex extensions, fit outs, refurbishments and new build projects ranging in value from £250K to £30M. An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Estimator to join their team. You will be based in their Midlands office and be responsible for up to 2 projects at any one time.

As Senior Estimator, you will be reporting to the Estimating Manager and work within a team of 5. It is essential that you can do your own "take offs" and Quantities".

  • Attend pre-construction and construction site visits.
  • Manage the production of enquiry schedules for packages from the tender documentation, drawings and specifications issued.
  • Manage the preparation of enquiry documents
  • Identify the tender deliverables required from the project designers.
  • Manage the preparation and issuing of RFI's to the Client
  • Evaluates and issues RFI responses
  • Evaluate returned quotations from suppliers and where necessary enters into correspondence with suppliers to bring quotations in line with the project specification requirements
  • Prepare cost evaluations and risk probability
  • Arrange Tender Handover meetings
  • Prepares commercial documents for tender handover to projects team

Skills and Experience:
  • HNC/HNC/Degree related to the business division.
  • Demonstration of knowledge and practical application of planning and construction activities.
  • Computer literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft packages, including Microsoft Project.
  • You will be able to demonstrate a high level of construction and good practice knowledge
  • You will be an ambitious individual, take pride in what you produce, have good communication, organisation and leadership skills and will enjoy being on site.

In return you will get a competitive salary and package