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Senior Estimator

  • Location:

    Coventry

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Car & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Grant Dolan

  • Contact email:

    gdolan@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    GD306A

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    04 Sep 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2019-08-06

Senior Estimator
£50k- £60k plus car
Coventry
 
An established Groundworks and Refirb Contractor are seeking an experienced Senior Groundworks Estimator to join their team in their Coventry office.

The business is looking to recruit an experienced Senior estimator with proven experience to undertake all estimating duties and join and eventually head up the estimating department.
Having been established for over 35 years with a great client base we are looking for a candidate who with knowledge, enthusiasm and experience to bring fresh ideas within the team.

Key Responsibilities
  • Assessing incoming tenders from clients, carrying out measurement of the project and feasibly studies
  • Production of estimates, cost plans, tender documentation without management or supervision
  • Value engineering and post contract management
  • To carry out site surveys with clients to assess their needs and provide technical knowledge
  • Cost and resource management on awarded contracts
  • Play a part in the implementation of new estimating processes and functions to streamline the existing operations
  • Post tender queries, negotiations and reviews
Experience and Qualifications
Degree/ or professional body membership
  • Demonstrate both technical and commercial experience in civil engineering/main contracting
  • Computer literacy and strong communication skills
  • Understanding of project management, planning and risk investment processes
  • Commitment to building on existing relationships with clients
What we Offer
  • A competitive remuneration package
  • An opportunity to be part of a growing team of forward-thinking construction professionals and to contribute to the growth of the business
  • Prospects of upper management position