This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced flat roofing Estimator to join a long established specialist subcontractor in the Glasgow.

About the Client:

My client is a large flat roofing specialist sub-contractor based in Glasgow. They specialise in single ply, hot melt and liquid applied systems with projects going up to £1million in value. They are now looking for an experienced Estimator to join their team.

About the Role:

  • Evaluate client’s enquiry documents, checking the feasibility of design within the parameters of the specified system and glazing, also site logistics, programme, building regulations, etc.
  • Correspond with the client and seek clarification over any omissions or conflicting documentation.
  • Prepare material costs using system software.
  • Obtain quotations for supply of materials and sub-contract elements.
  • Compile pricing document using material, plant and labour costs. Apply appropriate margin.
  • Draft formal quotation, prepare documentation supporting our proposals.
  • Submit quotation within client’s timeframe.
  • Follow up quotation submission - communicate with client at various stages of the tender process and prepare quotation revisions as required.
  • Attend meetings as required with the client and members of Norman & Underwood commercial and design teams.
  • Attend internal meeting once a contract has been won, handing project over to design, commercial and contract management personnel.
  • Attend regular estimating review meetings, chaired by the Director.

About the Candidate:

  • Must be based in or close to Glasgow
  • Should have an excellent knowledge of flat roofing
  • At least 5 years estimating experience
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skill

Points of Appeal:

  • Great company to work
  • Interesting projects
  • Progression within the business offered


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Alex Moore on 0203 640 8989 or email