Estimator

Reference Number: J11766
Salary: Competitive
Location: Maidenhead
Contract Type: Permanent

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Estimator

We’re recruiting on behalf of a commercial supplier to UK-based construction and refurb projects. Although part of a larger US company, our client still retains the culture and team ethos of an SME.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Understand scope requirements / specification
  • Research materials, equipment, and labour costs
  • Gather and manage quotes from suppliers
  • Calculate, review and evaluate cost estimates
  • Assessing level of risk on a project
  • Drawing take-offs and RFIs
  • Preparing and submitting quotations/tender bids to deadline
  • Keeping CRM system and client document records up to date and accurate

Communication & Relationships:

  • Promotes and maintains constructive and positive working relationships with colleagues.
  • Builds positive working relationships with individuals and organisations e.g. suppliers, QS, clients.

Skills:

  • Prior experience working as an Estimator within construction/fit-out industry
  • Able to motivate a team
  • Good forward planning
  • Eye for detail
  • Methodical
  • Able to make judgements/assessment in relations to costs
  • Ability to multitask and manage simultaneous tenders
  • Strong computer skills – MS Excel (pivots and V look-ups)

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