EstimatorBuilding Envelope

My client are a specialist curtain walling contractor based in the West Midlands that are actively seeking an experienced Estimator to join their growing team. The chosen candidate will need to have experience within the building envelope industry

About the Client:

My client are a specialist curtain walling contractor based in the West Midlands. The company are an established fabricator and installer that are in partnership with Schuco fabricators

About the Role:

  • To assist and produce priced tenders that are accurate, clearly detailed, competitive and returned within deadlines
  • Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations and provide clearly identified price build-ups to the Contract team
  • Responsible for Tenders, Budget/ Cost Plans, Adjudications, Pre-Tender Meetings, Post-Tender meetings and checks

About the Candidate:

  • Knowledge of the glazing/curtain walling industry
  • Knowledge of building, material components, building regulations, estimating (including taking-off) and H&S
  • Management skills – programming, planning, compiling reports
  • Word processing and computer skills for record keeping/data entry and report writing – Word and Excel
  • Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities
  • Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills; well-spoken and personable; able to get on with diverse personalities
  • Strong analytical and reasoning abilities
  • Good organisation skills and attention to detail
  • Highly numerate with well-developed ability to accurately manipulate numerical information
  • Confident and resourceful
  • Evidence of maintaining a professional, consistent and fair approach
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work alone or within a team
  • Personal commitment to equality and diversity

Points of Appeal:

  • Growing Company
  • Reporting directly to the MD
  • Low Turnover of Staff


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