Estimator - Milton Keynes

Job Title: Estimator - Milton Keynes
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-05-08
REF: TC80 - B:E:EM
Contact Name: Tabitha Crabtree
Contact Email:
Job Published: 15 days ago

Job Description

Location: Milton Keynes
Role: Estimator

My Client are searching for a Estimator to add to their team in Milton Keynes. Reporting directly to the Estimating Director, we are seeking to recruit either an Estimator who is looking for progression, or Senior Estimator to work within the Bid Team for the preparation of fully considered submissions.

My client are one of the countries leading Construction company with an annual turnover of over 500M. They undertake a variety of schemes from Industrial to Commercial and project sizes vary from £10M to £85M.

The overall purpose of the role is to prepare accurate cost plans and detailed estimates, identifying true nett cost, to enable the Company to fulfill its business objectives.

- To be able to work under own direction, with minimal supervision within a Bid Team environment whilst maintaining Group Estimating procedures and philosophy.
- To ensure safe delivery of the tender on date of submission.
- To confidently present the estimate at the Finalization Meeting supported by a fully priced nett cost build up with a full knowledge and understanding of the project in the form of a fully completed Tender Quality Plan.
- To liaise with other members of the bid team as appropriate to ensure that all aspects of the tender documentation are fully understood and adequately responded to, advising all members of the team on cost, build ability and programme where appropriate.
- To have a good working knowledge of the local market, and comply with and promote the Core Supply Chain philosophy in the preparation of the tender enquiry list with the Bid Team.
- To ensure that the finalized estimate is properly signed off in accordance with the QA Procedures, and completion of the form of tender for signature by the Managing Director.
- To maintain regular contact with clients and consultant teams and to act at all times in accordance with the Company`s values as an ambassador and advisor, ensuring that working relationships with internal and external customers are consistent with the highest standards.

- Commercial, Retail, Industrial

- Milton Keynes

The successful Estimator will be experienced and have worked in a similar role with Build Main Contractors.

If you are interested in hearing more about this role then please contact Tabitha Crabtree on 0121 237 3700 or send your CV to

Here on the Commercial desk we are always looking to speak to the following:
- Freelance Quantity Surveyor
- Immediate Quantity surveyor
- Senior Quantity Surveyor
- Managing Quantity Surveyor
- Graduate Quantity Surveyor
- Contract Quantity Surveyor
- Commercial Manager
- Commercial Team Leader
- Commercial Lead
- Commercial Director