Due to our clients continued growth they are seeking an experienced Construction Estimator to join the expanding team in Mid Cornwall.
Our client are looking for an individual who has great knowledge of the construction industry and a minimum of 4 years as an Estimator.
Estimator Job Duties:
- Prepare cost budgets and cost estimates for new contracts
- Keep existing contracts up to date, including making amendments, providing new cost estimates, and maintaining communication with the client
- Adhere to company standards and guidelines when analysing and providing estimations; focus on maximising profit and customer satisfaction, while minimising any potential risks to the company
- Prepare detailed, well-written proposals for each client, adhering to client guidelines while offering competitive and comprehensive cost estimates, and including supplementary documentation
- Maintain relationships with existing clients keeping a sales-minded attitude, and seek out and build relationships with new clients
- Work with contracts manager and design team to help with development, innovation, and creativity on client projects
- Keep detailed records of all estimation documentation, including site assessments and contract terms; update any existing contracts immediately upon agreement of new terms with client
- Liaise with other company departments to maintain business development and continuously innovate new profitable outcomes
- Proven experience of working in a construction and fit out environment.
- Adapts willingly, can work to tight timelines and maintain a high level of attention to detail
- Understanding of day-to-day matters arising within a Construction/Contracting environment and how to effectively resolve problems that arise.
- Excellent communication skills at all levels & IT literate
- Proven ability to work effectively across teams, and communicate effectively at all levels.
- Strong influencing, negotiation & relationship management skills
There will be a highly competitive salary offered plus Benefits.
If you are interested in this position please send your current CV with a brief cover note detailing your relevant skills and experience. All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.
Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Construction Estimator, Senior Construction Estimator, Quantity Surveyor, Senior Quantity Surveyor, Experienced Surveyor, Experienced Estimator