Senior Estimator

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    East Sussex, England

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    Ben Guppy

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    9 months ago

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Senior Estimator
Competitive salary + benefits
East Sussex

Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for a Senior Estimator to join our client who are a privately- owned construction company working throughout the South East of England.

This role requires someone with proven experience of working for a Main Contractor as an Estimator in a variety of sectors such as housing, healthcare, commercial and education.

Roles & Responsibilities
As a Senior Estimator your role will consist of (but not be limited to): -

  • Arrange site inspections
  • Provide accurate budgets/cost plans
  • Provide a detailed "take-off" and Bill of Quantities (BQ) using the Conquest Estimating software package
  • Work on traditional Plan and Specification, Design and Build of Partnered Contracts
  • check and amend rate/price build-ups where necessary
  • Prepare tender build-ups for internal adjudication and carry out adjustments where necessary
  • Preparation and collation of relevant information/ documentation for handover meeting, ensuring all teams are suitably briefed
  • Discuss the clients requirements for a pre-tender meeting with relevant departments, present and answer all questions regarding cost of works
  • Participate in post-tender meetings with clients

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for a Senior Estimator with the following: -

  • Minimum of 10 years of estimating with a Main Contractor on projects in the residential, commercial, healthcare and education sectors
  • Construction industry recognised qualification
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft and Estimate software packages

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this Senior Estimator role: -

  • Competitive salary in line with experience
  • Pension, private medical insurance, bonus scheme, 25 days holiday + bank holidays

If this role is of interest, please contact Ben Guppy on 02393 910038 alternatively email your CV along with a cover letter to bguppy@astutetechnical.co.uk

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.