Senior EstimatorConstruction

About the Client:

Our client is a medium sized building contractor specializing in new build and refurbishment contracts, spread over commercial, public and private sectors.. Annual turnover of approximately £10m with contracts ranging from £150,000 to £3M

About the Role:

  • Estimating new build and refurbishment projects up to £3M in value
  • Drive and determination to progress your career into a senior role.
  • Quantify the extent of the works involved, producing accurate take off and measure for tenders to ensure the prime cost of the project is fully understood.
  • Review enquiry documentation to fully determine and understand the full extent of the client's enquiry, taking responsibility for Document Checklist.
  • Review commercial/ technical risks associated with enquiries to find the best solution.
  • Working with technical experts, assess quotations with a view to validating the information received.
  • Identify potential risks and opportunities within the scope of enquiries received

About the Candidate:

  • A track record of having successfully estimated a variety of construction projects covering commercial and local authority projects, along with proven experience in dealing directly with clients.
  • Strong technical & engineering background, with experience of customer management, with strong inter-personal skills.
  • Liaise with subcontractors/suppliers to gain competitive quotations.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of estimating and tendering procedures required
  • Well-developed commercial and presentation skills
  • Excellent communication skills, organisational skills and to be a team player.
  • Dynamic and focused.
  • Excellent communication skills in written and spoken English, able to inspire, influence and negotiate

Points of Appeal:

Family Business, Interesting diverse range of projects, strong forward order book


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