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Senior Estimator - Highways

  • Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Full Package
  • Location: South East England
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Highways & Transport, Rail , Civil Engineering/Infrastructure
  • Job reference: 386102MPS

Job description

About the role
Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Estimator - Project Delivery to join their Highways team to work in Surrey or Hertfordshire

What youll be doing
As an Estimator - Project Delivery, you will have the following accountabilities:
* Deal with day-to-day estimating requirements for the Improvement team and queries from a variety of stakeholders
* Deal with the day- to- day estimating requirements for the Change Control Manager
* Support the Asset Management Plans providing an estimating function.
* Monitoring, administering and auditing the estimating procedures within the business
* Actively support and contribute to the development of the commercial strategy
* Support the Contract Risk/ Change manager and Supply Chain manager where necessary
* Support the commercial team embedded within the business
* Managing and updating estimating software package (Candy)

Who were looking for
You will have the following qualities and experience:
* Relevant and sufficient knowledge and experience within an estimating background
* Proven experience of gaining credibility and building strong working relationships
* Ideally be a candidate who has previous experience within highways/construction
* Have proven Highway Maintenance Estimating, negotiation and influencing skills
* Awareness of current commercial legislation
* Competent user of Microsoft packages.
* Preparation of tender brief and enquiry documentation including the preparation of bills
* Understand the principles of budge and cost management
* The ability to measure, record and value work supervised in accordance with appropriate rules
* The ability to seek out, locate and assemble pre and post contract documentation, complimented with the necessary administration skills

Personal attributes:
* Professional with a strong commercial acumen have good influencing and negotiation skills
* Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate effectively at all levels
* A team player with a flexible approach to achieving joint objectives

To apply please contact: Matt Purkis from Anderselite, 0207 743 7582

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