Senior Estimator - New Build & Refurbishment education projects - £45k - £65k + full package - based in Manchester - 07980 006 436
An principle main contractor are looking for a Project or Senior Estimator to join their established team. My client is looking for an Estimator with a main contracting / general construction background. Ideally all applicants will have priced new build and refurbishment education projects. The projects will be a mixture of modular construction projects, extensions and refurbishments.
This is a truly exciting opportunity to work on varied new build education projects. This is a fantastic opportunity, the successful candidate would be vital to the continuing growth of this exciting organisation.
Monitor potential incoming 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
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
Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
Applying Value Management techniques at the outset of a project.
On secured projects prepare information for handover to the contract team
Developing the companies estimating library
Check tender documentation
Measure tender against Decision Analysis
Inform Tender Committee on Contract Conditions
Must have worked as a build estimator or senior estimator in a previous role
Must have some estimating software in a previous role
Hardworking and driven personality
Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise own workload
Excellent attention to detail
Proven leadership skills with the ability to effectively delegates as appropriate
Salary and Package
£45,000 - £60,000
Pension plus contributions,
Private Health care
Office is based in Manchester- Nationally based projects
To register your interest in this excellent career opportunity, please submit your most recent CV to myself or call me if you have any questions on 07980 006 436 for a confidential discussion my email address is
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