EstimatorJoinery/Retail Fit Out

Estimator - Joinery/Retail Fit Out - £35k to £38k - Nottinghamshire. An excellent opportunity for a proven Estimator within Retail Fit Out or Joinery who will take a pivotal role in building the regional business alongside the Divisional Director. The successful candidate will join a global brand implementation specialist and will have the opportunity to progress and develop within a structured business.

About the Client:

My client are a truly global brand implementation specialist and brands such as BMW, Accenture and Barclays Bank trust them to achieve consistency of brand standards across their sites, wherever they may be in the world. They have six offices situated across the UK and a network of international offices strategically located around the globe. They work with owned and partnered companies worldwide to deliver uncompromising commitment and exceptionally high standards in every brand implementation project they are tasked with.

About the Role:

  • Meeting, liaising and negotiating with potential clients to discuss their specific needs, preparation of quotations for clients based on design stage information
  • To continually liase with the client to keep them informed of progress including regular site visits
  • Collating and issuing comprehensive tender packages, procurement of qualified sub-contractors
  • Sourcing and control of materials (if required) to client’s specification
  • Initial appraisal of tender opportunities
  • Identifying opportunities for margin growth
  • Developing client portfolios and consolidating key client relationships
  • Enabling business development teams to focus on client value rather than bid details
  • Working closely with quantity surveyors, designers and directors to ensure that feedback is collated to improve estimates’ quality and accuracy

About the Candidate:

  • At least 5 years’ experience as an Estimator within sub-contracting and you will ideally come from a Joinery or Retail Fit Out background
  • Self-motivated, pro-active with high standard of personal performance
  • Good oral and written communication skills across all levels of seniority
  • Good level of IT skills focusing on office suite software
  • Good, practical organisation skills, planning of resources and programming schedules
  • Flexible and reliable with the ability to use own initiative
  • Commercially and technically astute
  • Full UK driving licence

Points of Appeal:

  • The opportunity to join a global brand implementation specialist with a turnover of £150m
  • Competitive salary/package reflective of industry level if not more
  • Working closely with and reporting to the Divisional Director
  • An opportunity to join a progressive contractor where you will have the chance to take the company to the next level
  • Autonomous environment
  • Working with leading UK & European Retailers on prestigious projects


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Luke Kelly on 020 3640 8989 or email