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Senior Estimator - Civils

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Job Description:


Estimator
Ref No: 514367
Location - Northamptonshire

My client are looking for an ambitious Estimator with estimating experience in Civil Engineering to join their successful team who are a multi-disciplinary main contractor based in the midlands that excels in the delivery of construction projects on a national scale. Reporting to the Managing Estimator, you will be responsible for the commercial elements of tenders and cost plans. The majority of tenders will be Design and Build. The projects vary in value from £5m to in excess of £60m and are across a range of sectors including highway authorities, industrial developments, rail and retail.

Estimator Package
Salary up to £70K DOE
26 days annual leave plus additional long service entitlement
Car allowance
Business travel
Pension scheme

Estimator Role
Ø Reporting to the Managing Estimator, you will be responsible for the commercial elements of tenders and cost plans. The majority of tenders will be Design and Build. The projects vary in value from £5m to in excess of £60m and are across a range of sectors including highway authorities, industrial developments, rail and retail.
Ø Manage the tender from receipt, through to submission and post tender queries.
Ø Mark up enquiries to be sent out to the supply chain, produce or organise Bills of Quantities production and obtain material quotes
Ø Evaluate returned quotations from supply chain and liaise with supply chain member to bring quotations in line with the project specification requirements
Ø Review supply chain performance quarterly

Estimator Experience & Qualifications:
Ø Have an HNC/Degree related to Civil Engineering.
Ø Have proven estimating experience in Civil Engineering.
Ø Be able to demonstrate knowledge and practical application of planning and construction activities.
Ø Be computer literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft packages.
Ø You will be able to demonstrate a high level of construction knowledge
Ø You will be an ambitious individual, take pride in what you produce, have good communication, organisation and leadership skills

Estimator Key Responsibilities:
Ø Manage the tender from receipt, through to submission and post tender queries.
Ø Liaise with and manage the internal and external tender team
Ø Mark up enquiries to be sent out to the supply chain, produce or organise Bills of Quantities production and obtain material quotes
Ø Evaluate returned quotations from supply chain and liaise with supply chain member to bring quotations in line with the project specification requirements
Ø Prepare and evaluate risk and opportunity
Ø Arrange and prepare commercial documents for Tender Handover meetings
Ø Review supply chain performance quarterly
Ø Attend pre-qualification, mid tender and post tender interviews
Ø Visit sites to obtain feedback
Ø Prepare cost plans and feasibility studies and liaise with Clients
Ø Based in the Northampton Head Office

  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation

    No

  • Industry Sector Other

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