Estimator

Posted 5 April by Adecco UK Limited Easy Apply
Adecco Durham has a fantastic opportunity to join a well established company as an Estimator. Our client is a market leader in their field supplying clients locally and nationally with a proven quality and service record.

My client offers a competitive salary dependent on experience. The working hours are Monday - Thursday 8.30 till 5.00 & Friday 8.30 till 3.30.

The individual will require creativity to assess the quotation specification and formulate the most cost effective solution. The candidate will require a good understanding of rainscreen and cladding product to calculate the production hours needed along with material costing from a design specification. The ideal candidate will take great pride in their work, showing a passion for quality throughout the use of organisational methodical skills.
Job type: Permanent.

Job summary/Key responsibilities
*Liaise with architects, clients and contractors
*Liaise with the Senior Estimator
*Establish and develop close working relationships with clients
*Investigating appropriate materials and production processes.
*Prepares detailed estimates by gathering all data required to prepare budget costs.
*Tenders, including; unit rate and costs, timescales, staff and material requirement to client specification
*Review and preparation of tender documents
*Negotiating budgets and timescales
*Clarifying design issues
*Liaising with design and production departments
*Flowing up quotations for feedback

Knowledge, skills and experience
*Possess strong knowledge and experience of all estimating disciplines
*Possess a strong understanding of the individual roles played by clients, contractor and consultants
*Excellent commercial awareness
*Excellent analytic skills
*Excellent IT and Microsoft Excel and Word skills
*Good communication, influencing and negotiating skills
*Basic Microsoft skills
*Ability to work as part of a team
*Capable to self organise tasks
*Capable of working well under pressure
*Must have experience within a similar role
*Experience within the roofing and cladding sector would be beneficial although not essential.

Should you feel you have the skills and are happy with the location then please feel free to apply for this role.

Adecco UK are an equal opportunities employer.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Reference: 34834792

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