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  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: £45k - 55k per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 15 days ago

  • Sector: Construction
  • Contact: Alex Smith
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0161 641 2611
  • Expiry Date: 11 June 2024
  • Job Ref: 407283ASM

Job Title - Estimator
Sector - Building / Construction
Projects - Projects include - Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare, Residential, Retail, Leisure
The company - A leading construction contractor that specialising in full turn-key projects across Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare, Residential, Retail and Leisure sectors. An award winning, established main contractor. They pride ourselves on delivering high-quality, comprehensive construction solutions from conception to completion, ensuring customer satisfaction every step of the way.
Job Purpose Summary
To ensure that designated projects costs are correctly calculated and meet all the financial and regulatory guidelines in accordance with company procedures and core values.
Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities
· Meet the estimating requirements of the designated projects.
· Close liaison with the contracts management to ensure that the project meets all financial and regulatory requirements
· Presentation of bids in line with data obtained from site
· Re-negotiation of pricing for equipment or materials where appropriate
· Ensure the sound financial accuracy of designated tenders
· Maintain close working relationships with suppliers and subcontractors
· Liaison with the Chief Estimator to discuss improvements to processes and procedures
· Mentoring and support for the Estimating team
Key Skills and Knowledge
· Comprehensive knowledge of the estimating process
· Good construction knowledge
· Understands engineering principles
· Good numeracy skills
· Effective communication skills both written and verbal
· Negotiating skills
· Good IT skills
· Analytical thinker
· Good attention to detail
· Methodical and organised
· Knowledge of Company structure, core values and wider business activity
Salary and package
Competitive salary
Car allowance
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