Senior Estimator

Job Title: Senior Estimator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-10-29
REF: EST-13183d
Contact Name: Oliver Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: 14 days ago

Job Description

Senior Estimator (D&B, Fit-Out & Refurbishment)
up to £75,000 plus package

My Client is an established Regional family run Contractor specialising in D&B, Fit-Out and Refurbishment projects within the Hospitality, Commercial, Education and Leisure sectors (values up to £20m).

They are looking for an experienced Estimator to join the current Commercial team.

Working within the East Midlands based offices and reporting directly into the Managing Director, the Estimator will be responsible for:

• Working closely with clients, Design and Project Teams on potential issues and proposing solutions.
• Liaising with sub-contractors and quantity surveyors.
• Pricing of Project associated costs.
• Price changes during construction.
• Performing initial take off’s.
• Justification of pricing strategy.
• Maintaining continuity with commercial and operational departments by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
• Evaluating offers by costing changes, additions, and site requirements

Successful candidates will possess:

+3 years’ experience Estimating
Degree or equivalent in Experience.
Ability to create accurate and realistic construction programmes.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Working knowledge of current Building Regulations.
Exceptional leadership and management skills with the ability to inspire Project Teams.
Solid technical experience on; D&B, Fit-Out and Refurbishment projects (valued up to £10m).
Adept at working to tight deadlines.
IT Literate with MS Office experience.
Commercially astute.
Ability to read architectural drawings and demonstrate understanding of the full construction process.

This is fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable Construction business that can offer exposure to challenging projects and career progression. Please apply today or contact me on 0121 237 3700