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Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wickford, Essex
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ESTFORWICK_1507715907
Contact Name: Megan Spice
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Role - Estimator

Location - Wickford

Salary - £50k-£55k + Package

The Client

My client is a Principal Contractor specialising in interior/exterior construction and refurbishment of retail premises and commercial property.

They are looking for an experienced Estimator to join the team to work on the Education, Restaurant, Retail, Leisure & Hospitality, and Commercial projects in Essex and the surrounding areas.

The Estimator will be required to:

  • Take tenders from initial enquiry to submission.
  • Provide timely and accurate estimates
  • Analyse contract documentation and prepare accurate subcontractor packages for
  • pricing.
  • Liaise and negotiate with Subcontractors and Suppliers
  • Actively participate in adjudication meetings
  • Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote
  • further tender invitations.

The Estimator will possess:

  • Previous estimating experience
  • Knowledge of building material components, building regulations and H&S
  • Good estimating skills (including taking off).
  • Computer skills, especially Excel
  • Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities
  • The ability to analyse and assess risk.
  • Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills
  • Good organisation skills, analytical reasoning and attention to detail
  • Local knowledge of suppliers and subcontractors
  • Ability to work well within a team

If this role is of interest to you then please apply directly or feel free to call Megan Spice on 020 7248 0000