Senior Estimator East Midlands Permanent £50-55k (negotiable depending on qualifications & experience) Comprehensive Pension & Medical Package
The Client Our Client are a New Build Housing contractor working Nationally. This top ten house builder produce a wide range of homes for first time buyers and Housing Associations across the Country offering all-inclusive specifications. All homes are built to exacting industry standards and undergo regular inspections by the NHBC to ensure quality of build and have a dedicated commitment to quality and service. Due to vast expansion, they are looking for a Senior Estimator to join their busy Commercial team.
The Role Reporting to the Commercial Director, you will be supporting the Pre-Construction team to prepare tenders to secure projects including competitive design and build tenders, for new build sites across the East Midlands.
To manage an Estimating team to deliver design and build tenders.
To develop strong customer relationships with key clients and Consultants.
To take overall responsibility and accountability for the Estimating elements on a project(s).
To take a keen interest in matters outside of merely just the commercial issues.
To prepare and process quotations, bids and tenders
To manage supplier and sub-contractor enquiries
To produce bill of quantities, schedule of work and contractor proposals
To assess material, labour and plant requirements
To review unsuccessful bids and client feedback to improve accuracy for future bids
To assess commercial and operational risks with tenders
To provide guidance to other members of staff
To maintain accurate company records
Must have a minimum of 2 year's previous experience of working at Senior Estimator level
Must have an HND in Construction management or equivalent
Must have a proven track record of commercial responsibility on Residential New Build projects
Must have the ability to produce quantities from drawn information
Must possess a strong understanding of construction technology and innovative techniques Must be commercially astute
Must possess excellent communication skills.
Excellent IT skills (Microsoft Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
Excellent numeracy skills
£50 - 55k (negotiable depending on qualifications & experience)
Comprehensive pension & medical package
The opportunity of working with a top ten house builder
If you would like to apply for this Senior Estimator position, please forward your CV to Debbie.firstname.lastname@example.org or click the link to apply