Fit-out EstimatorConstruction

Seeking an experienced Estimator for an exciting opportunity with a refurbishment and fit-out company in the Midlands. The purpose of this role is to prepare, submit, negotiate tender proposals and to secure profitable work for the business by ensuring bids are prepared in a timely manner to the company’s customers and the business requirements.

About the Client:

This company has been in the industry 30 years and specialise in design, refurbishment and fit-out projects. Projects range for £300k to £2.5m. They have a loyal and blue-chip client base and have close links to leading furniture manufacturers.

About the Role:

  • Prepare cost estimates
  • Consult with bid managers, contractors and consultants
  • Preparation of prime cost estimates
  • Completion of fully considered tenders at settlement stage
  • Advice on specifications and budgets and finalisation matters of risk, qualification and margin
  • Measurement of quantity and scope for each bid
Preparation of indicative programme to accompany bid
  • In conjunction with marketing/business development function prepare bid submissions
  • Follow up with client to reach a positive conclusion
  • Successful post tender negotiations

About the Candidate:

  • 6-10 years estimating experience in the fit-out industry
  • Ability to prioritise,
  • Logical thinker
  • Strong negotiator
  • Numerate and accurate
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Competent in the estimating process
  • Efficient in the use Excel and Word
  • Customer focused
  • On-site experience

Points of Appeal:

  • Competitive Salary/Package
  • Fantastic working environment
  • Established company
  • Company car or car allowance
  • Health Insurance
  • Pension Scheme


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