My client are an established Regional Contractor in the North West of England, projects range from New Build Schools and University Buildings, Design & Build Student Accommodation, Hospital Refurbishments, New Build Healthcare Centres and New Build Car Showrooms, to name a few.
They currently have an opening for a Trainee Estimator/Administrator to join their commercial department to assist with the procurement of material and plant for projects across the North West.
Reporting to the Commercial Director you will be responsible for:
Downloading tender documents
Downloading tender documents from web portals
Issuing subcontract and supplier tender enquiries by email
Chasing up subcontractor quotations by telephone
Managing the receipt and issue of Contract drawings
Updating issued drawings on the server/drawing clips/A3 folders
Updating drawing registers including recording the issue of drawings to subcontractors
Printing and electronic distribution of drawings to Site Managers/Contract Manages and Subcontractors
Answering the telephone and taking messages
Ordering stationary and consumables
Dealing with the maintenance of the photocopier and drawing printers
Occasional duties in reception
Converting PDF documents to Excel using bespoke application
Updating the Estimating subcontract and supplier database in Microsoft Office and Outlook together with the Causeway estimating application
Any other ad-hoc duties as and when required
This role will suit an individual who has experience working in the construction industry and has knowledge of the industry, it would also suit someone who has experience working at a Builders Merchant and has knowledge of building materials.
Must be computer literate and proficient with the use of Microsoft Office applications
The ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines
Excellent time management and organisation
Good communication skills
A positive attitude
Attention to detail
Ability to learn quickly
If you are interested in the Trainee Estimator/Administrator role and would like to have a confidential chat, please contact Deena or Heather at Bromak or apply via the link below.