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Managing Estimator

  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

Job title Managing Estimator
Sector experience Ideally Rail but open to other sectors
Based Either Carlisle or Lancashire depending on applicants location. Hybrid role.
The client
A privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. A company that has a track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from clients.
A rapidly expanding company and a highly respected name within the construction industry. A company that acknowledges that their people are our biggest asset and offer excellent career development potential, a great working environment and a fantastic remuneration package.
Due to growth an exciting new opportunity has arisen for an experienced Estimating Manager in the Rail division to be based in either Carlisle or Lancashire.
As an experienced Estimating Manager and reporting to our Pre-Construction Director, your duties will include:
Successfully lead the estimate production for the division
Drive continuous improvement and innovation throughout the tender process
Lead and promote a client focused culture throughout the estimating function
Lead, manage and develop the estimators to deliver winning tendersThe candidate
Self-motivated, practical and commercially aware, you will be used to working under pressure and to strict deadlines. Knowledge of the rail industry would be beneficial but not essential.
In possessing good communication skills, you will interact with people at all levels within the organisation and your customer focus will enable you to engage with clients and build relationships.
In return for your self-motivation and commitment to continuous improvements and profitability, you will receive a competitive salary, company car or allowance, bonus based on performance, matched company pension contribution of up to 5% rising to 7% after 5 years’ service, cycle to work, help towards healthcare costs and national retail discounts
To express interest in this exciting Estimating Manager position, kindly reach out via email at For any inquiries or discussions, feel free to contact me directly at 07980 006 436