Estimator

12 October 20212021-10-12
London

An Estimator is required to join a growing construction business in Luton at a pivotal time. Due to a new long-term contract, the business is taking on an Estimator to support the Contract Manager and QAs in pricing several schemes on behalf of a single major client.

Duties will include:

  • Managing and providing reports on the commercial aspects of the construction scheme
  • Pricing work in a timely manner with all supporting documentation
  • Gaining quotes from suppliers and contractors within timeframes
  • Bringing new ideas to improve the cost estimating process
  • Monitoring costs on projects to help improve the estimation process
  • Preparing progress reports on current works, working closely with other internal teams
  • Supporting in bids and tenders

This newly-created, stand-alone job within a growing business is the ideal opportunity for someone who has built up their estimating experience and would now like the chance to develop this further. Experience required:

  • Previous experience as an Estimator
  • Strong communication skills
  • Highly organised and numerate
  • Familiar with Bill of Quantities and Schedule of Rates
  • Handling month end commercial tasks
  • Understanding of NEC contracts and portals
  • Experience using estimating packages
  • Proficient MS Office skills