Estimator Salford Quays £50,000 - £60,000 Car allowance, bonus, healthcare, life cover (2x) A social housing and refurbishment contractor based in Salford are currently on the market for an experience Estimator to assist the business during the tendering processes and service. Experience estimating within social housing and / or education projects is paramount for this role. Key duties " Monitor potential enquiries " Build relationships with Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Competitors " Maintain up-to-date market knowledge of labour, plant, materials and sub-contractors " Prepare & send out sub-contract & material enquiries using conquest enquiry system " Where required produce accurate take-off using Conquest (if outsourced externally - coordinate the information and ensure take off is complete) " Manage, as directed, enquiries for labour, plant, materials and sub-contractors " Price bills/schedules analytically and produce quote comparisons using conquest estimating software " Complete tender pricing for adjudication by the tender committee, including reporting on any risks or onerous conditions, providing a winning edge " Liaise with planner to assess programme & preliminaries " Formulate bid strategy/qualifications " Assist in the training of junior staff " Present estimate to Tender Committee " On secured projects prepare information for handover to the contract team " Assist in developing Company estimating library " Check tender documentation " Measure tender against Decision Analysis " Inform Tender Committee on Contract Conditions " Any other reasonable management request.
Required skills & experience " Competent in working under your own initiative along with working in a team " Strong attention to detail with good written and verbal communication " Ability to delegate when appropriate " Background working in a similar position on social housing and educational schemes " Previous experience presenting technical and complex information
For further information please contact Mark Harrison at Bromak Recruitment.