Location: London Salary: Circa £90k Plus benefits
Senior Estimator- London – Permanent Role – Circa £90k plus benefits
Blue chip main contractor
A major Life Sciences Fit out Project
Working with the planning and construction teams for the section to finalise the construction methodology, temporary works requirements, preliminaries, staff costs and ensuring this is integrated into the overall estimate.
Inputting cost data into the BIM model.
Working with the risk manager and section project team to develop the risk register for the project and ensure sufficient contingency is allowed within the budget to reflect the level of uncertainty in the project at each stage of its lifecycle.
Validating unit rates and construction methodology with key sub-contractors and ensure this is built into budget.
Reviewing and cost check the developing design and update the budget as necessary.
Providing input into the evaluation of changes to the project.
Skills & Experience Required
You have a degree in quantity surveying or cost management and a professional membership of RICS. Or Similar. You have sound knowledge and the ability to undertake and advise on contract administration. You have cost planning, budgeting and estimating experience. You have experience in managing people and risk management. You have knowledge of value engineering and life cycle costing.
You have previous experience working with Life sciences clients. You have an understanding of hot-topic issues such as sustainability, social value, carbon reduction impacting the public sector. You have experience Capex v Opex cost analysis/advice. You will have cost consultancy experience within the Life Sciences projects/frameworks and be hungry to grow your career and enjoy the opportunities our client has to offer.