senior estimator

SALARY & BENEFITS

Negotiable


LOCATION: Surrey, near Gatwick
CONTRACT: Full Time

JOB DESCRIPTION

The role will be working within the Estimating team processing tenders from receipt to submission.

Main duties include accountability for the following:

  • Reviewing enquiry documentation to fully determine and understand the conditions set out
  • Quantify the extent of the works involved from tender documents
  • Review commercial & technical risks for best solution(s)
  • Address key client requirements and expectations to develop a productive working relationship
  • Identify and engage supply chain to maximise commercial opportunities and savings during the bid process
  • Preparation of accurate and competitive cost estimates including bills of quantites
  • Check & ensure maintenance of a controlled copy of Client’s Enquiry document & resultant communications
  • Prepare an accurate cost estimate for the preliminaries resources required to carry out the works in accordance with agreed programme & engineering requirements
  • Prepare & present the commercial aspects of the tender to the Directors/Senior Managers for adjudication and approval
  • Prepare the commercial tender for submission to the Client and present to the client
  • Prepare and present the commercial handover documents to the contract delivery team
  • Liaise with construction teams to ensure output & resource data collected providing feedback for future tenders

QUALIFICATIONS

  • An industry applicable qualification

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

  • Commercial and contractual awareness
  • A good level of competency of Microsoft packages
  • Good working knowledge of Estimate Software preferable.
  • An excellent communicator
  • Demonstrable experience of dealing with multiple clients, forms of contract and methods of measurement

CLOSING DATE:

26 Jul 2019

DEPARTMENT:

Construction

CONTACT NAME:

Maisie Sadler

CONTACT NUMBER:

01342 840800

CONTACT EMAIL:

careers@coinford.co.uk

REFERENCE:

101427