Senior Estimator - Construction

Senior Estimator - Construction

Job Title: Senior Estimator - Construction
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Horley, Surrey
Salary: Bonus + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH13540_1556640934
Contact Name: Ben Guppy
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 17:15

Job Description

Senior Estimator - Construction
Competitive salary + benefits
Horley, Surrey

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

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, Slab and Ground Works experience.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Understanding conditions and quantifying the extent of works involved from tender documents
  • Assessing and reviewing commercial and technical risks and providing the best solutions
  • Prepare and present the commercial aspects of the tender to Senior Management for approval
  • Preparing accurate cost estimates for the preliminary resources required to include BoQ's
  • Identify and engage with supply chain to maximise commercial opportunities during the bid process
  • Develop strong Client relationships addressing key requirements and managing expectations
  • Check and ensure maintenance of a controlled copy of the Client's enquiry document
  • Prepare and present the final commercial tender to the Client
  • Prepare and present he 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 someone with the following:-

  • RC Frame and concrete slab experience
  • Past experience in Ground Works
  • Construction industry recognised qualification
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft and Estimate software packages
  • Excellent communication skills in a client facing position
  • Demonstrable experience of working in a similar role

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

  • Competitive salary in line with experience
  • Bonus scheme
  • 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 is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.