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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: Excellent Salary & full package on offer

 My client is an award-winning nationwide contractor, witha  turnover c£200m+ - covering a variety of sectors including: Education Commerical Leisure Pharmaceutical   Due to continued expansion, now looking to add a senior estimator into a busy pre-construction team - responsible for major project tenders, whilst overlooking intermediate estimators.

Procurement is largely 2 stage tenders but single stage tenders also make up a healthy portion of Traditional and Design & Build bids.

Project values range from c£1M to £50M

Required Qualifications:

  • HNC in Building studies or similar
  • Chartership to MCIOB or RICS would be supported

Duties will include:

  • Accurate interpretation of drawings & technical specs
  • Undertaking Take Offs
  • Pricing a diverse range of trades from first principles
  • Sub-contract tender analysis
  • Attend pre-tender interviews and post tender presentations
  • Development of Client and Consultant relations
  • Review the status of tenders and department workload with the Managing Estimator

Successful candidates would have:

  • The ability to communicate confidently with external and internal teams
  • Have a proven background in successfully delivering a wide range of tenders
  • Have experience of various construction methods - new build/refurbishment/fit-out
  • Be able to present plans clearly and accurately
  • Experience of value engineering and finding practical solutions to overcome barriers
  • IT literate in Excel & used Conquest software

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well respected contractor, offering career progression and stability.   An excellent salary and package (with full benefits) is available.

0207 609 7769

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