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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: tbc

Estimator – Construction – London –  Permanent


We are working with a leading specialist contractor specialising in the refurbishment & restoration of historic and listed buildings.  This client has appointed us recruit an experienced Estimator to supplement their existing team to work on tenders with values from £500k - £8m


Duties will include


·         Liaise with client team at all times.

·         Endeavour to undertake any given tender to price on a profitable basis.

·         Ensure tender submission deadlines are met.

·         Subcontractor packages –

·         Prepare and issue documentation; co-ordinate site visits for various trades and packages.

·         Analyse sub-contractors costs to ensure best value to suit individual project.

·         Prepare and submit tenders in accordance with the tender submission requirements.

·         Co-ordinate; maintain tender files; summaries; tender reports in line with the company’s QA system.

·         Post tender analysis.

·         Attend interviews/pre-contract meeting if required.

·         Promote existing business. •Maintain, develop and retain on-going relationships with clients and subcontractors.

·         Increase relationships with key existing clients. Requirements:

·         IT Literate. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Work, Excel and Project).

·         Must be self-motivated, punctual and analytical.

·         Must be able to manage multiple tasks and have excellent follow up skills.

·         Previous experience and knowledge working with listed, period and historic buildings is preferable.

·         Good knowledge of construction management process and techniques.



This represents a great opportunity for an Estimator to join a successful team and work on tenders for some of the most prestigious projects across the South East.

0207 609 7769


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