Job Title: Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-04-21
REF: SK002
Contact Name: Stephen Keye
Contact Email:
Job Published: 17 days ago

Job Description

Coventry £60,000 plus benefits

Commercial, Retail (Food and Non-Food), Industrial.

My client is an established main contractor who have progressively grown over nearly 40 years and are looking to recruit an Estimator in Coventry, working on a variety of build projects ranging from £500k -£2million.

Working to the highest accuracy and quality, my client is looking for an experienced Estimator in the construction field who can work on varied projects and consider alternative solutions and value engineering.


• Sub-contract tender analysis.
• Building a close relationship with the Chief Estimator to review the status of tenders and department workload.
• Developing Client and Consultant relationships.
• Pricing a varied range of trades from first principles.
• Accurate interpretation of drawings and technical specifications.
• Undertaking Take Offs.
• Confident in attending pre-tender interview and post tender presentations.

Skills and Experience

• Confident communicator with both external and internal teams.
• A successful Estimator with a history of delivering a wide range of tenders.
• Must have experience of various construction methods.
• Confident in presenting plans clearly and accurately.
• Experience of value engineering and finding practical solutions to overcome barriers.
• PC Literate.


• BSc/HNC in Building studies or similar.
• Chartership to MCIOB or RICS would be supported.

For more information, please contact Stephen Keye