Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Crawley, W. Sussex, S. E. England, England
Salary: Company benefits
Start Date: 13/09/2019
REF: BBBH14265_1568359847
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 13, 2019

Job Description

Senior Estimator
Competitive salary + benefits
Crawley, Surrey

Astute Technical Recruitment are looking for a Senior Estimator to join one of the Countries leading Construction Companies based in the South East of England.

As a Senior Estimator working within the Estimating team you will need good commercial and contractual awareness as you will be responsible for processing tenders from receipt to submission.

This role requires someone with previous RC Frame and Groundwork estimating experience.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Understanding conditions and quantifying the extent of works involved from tender documents
  • Assessing and reviewing commercial and technical risks
  • Prepare and present the commercial aspects of the tender to Senior Management for approval and present to the client
  • Preparing accurate cost estimates and bills of quantities (BoQ's)
  • Liaise with supply chain to maximise commercial opportunities during the bid process
  • Prepare and present the commercial handover to the contract delivery team
  • Follow up with construction teams to ensure output and resource data is collected to enable feedback on future tenders

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

  • RC frame and groundwork experience (essential)
  • Construction industry recognised qualification
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft and Estimate software packages
  • Excellent communication skills in a client facing position

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

  • Competitive salary in line with experience
  • Other company benefits such as holiday and travel expenses

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

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.