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Senior Estimator

  • Location:

    Newcastle-under-Lyme

  • Sector:

    Built Environment, Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent benefits

  • Contact:

    Dale Roberts

  • Contact email:

    droberts@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    DR-721

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    30 Mar 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-03-02 00:00:00

Location: Newcastle 
Role: Fit-Out Senior Estimator
Salary: £40,000-£50,000

Currently, we have an opportunity for an Estimator who should have minimum 5 - 8 years experience in pre and post tender stages of Interior Fit-out projects. 


Reporting to the Director you will be responsible for pricing your own workload of tenders from first principles including;
    • Tender review
    • Collating package information
    • Liaising with sub-contractor supply chain
    • Ensuring commercially viable and competitive pricing through the effective use of all technical information
    • Reviewing potential Value engineering options
    • Collection quotations from material suppliers and sub-contractors
    • Analysing sub-contractor / supplier quotations for the most competitive and compliant
    • Attending relevant meetings/site visits
    • Presenting bids to senior management for final review


This is a role for an experienced estimator from a principal contractor or related sub-contractor background. The ability to be organised, disseminate information accurately and to meet deadlines is crucial.

This role has a defined career development opportunity and offers a very competitive salary package based on successful candidates’ experience.


The successful candidate must demonstrate:
Experience in an estimating capacity within a main contractor/fit-out business
The drive and ability to self manage workload
The ability to establish effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders


Qualifications & Experience:
This is a role for an experienced estimator from a principal contractor or consultancy background. The ability to be organised, disseminate information accurately and to meet deadlines is crucial. Full drivers licence required.


A track record of successful commercial projects should be demonstrated, with the following skills evident:
  • Multi-tasking
  • Creative Thinking
  • Customer Focus
  • Communication Skills
  • Analytical Thinking
  • Team Working
  • Drive & Decisiveness
If this role may be of interest please send you CV to droberts@aktonrecruitment.com