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Senior Estimator - Infrastructure

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Building & Construction

  • Job type:

    Full-time

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Webb

  • Contact email:

    jwebb@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Contact phone:

    0161 233 0034

  • Job ref:

    JW-0027-B

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    05 Mar 00:00

  • Startdate:

    2020-02-06

Senior Estimator 
Manchester
£50,000 - £55,000

The role is based in the heart of Manchester, walking distance form Manchester Piccadilly Station. Working in this high-end office, you will work along-side like-minded people and lead a team on major infrastructure projects.

What you'll need:
  • Infrastructure and Highways project experience
  • Sound knowledge of civil engineering construction, with significant site experience
  • Strong numerical and data analysis skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Experience preparing reports
  • Accurate and consistent approach
  • Proven experience in the preparation of cost estimates from first principles
  • Good communication skills and the ability to engage with clients at all levels
  • Degree-level qualification in Civil Engineering or Quantity Surveying

As a Senior Estimator, with a successful and proven track record within the engineering / construction sector and qualifications in relevant disciplines, you will be responsible for leading the team in the timely preparation of independent estimates for major infrastructure projects, as well as a range of data analysis and cost engineering services.  The role involves substantial engagement with clients and project teams working on some of the UK’s biggest projects and a chance to grow with a family owned and orientated SME.

  • 08:30 - 17:00
  • 23.5 days holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Family-run business
  • Growing steadily with big plans for the future
  • Office based - limited travel
  • Positive work/life balance