Construction Estimator - Preston based Contractor

Job Ref:  LA3654

Industry:  Estimating

Salary:  Excellent Salary and Benefits Package

Location: United Kingdom

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: Oct 31, 2019

Job Purpose Summary

To ensure that designated projects costs are correctly calculated and meet all the financial and regulatory guidelines in accordance with company procedures and core values.

Key Responsibilities & Accountabilities

• Meet the estimating requirements of the designated projects.
• Close liaison with the contracts management to ensure that the project meets all financial and regulatory requirements
• Presentation of bids in line with data obtained from site
• Re-negotiation of pricing for equipment or materials where appropriate
• Ensure the sound financial accuracy of designated tenders
• Maintain close working relationships with suppliers and subcontractors
• Liaison with the Chief Estimator to discuss improvements to processes and procedures
• Mentoring and support for the Estimating team

Key Skills and Knowledge

• Comprehensive knowledge of the estimating process
• Good construction knowledge
• Understands engineering principles
• Good numeracy skills
• Effective communication skills both written and verbal
• Negotiating skills
• Good IT skills
• Analytical thinker
• Good attention to detail
• Methodical and organised
• Knowledge of Company structure, core values and wider business activity

Contact Details

If you are interested in the role and would like to apply or discuss the role and project in more detail please either email me or call me on +44 7973 460391.


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