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Posted 14 February by Advertise A Ended
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Senior Estimator or Estimator to join a long-standing and market leading construction company. Based in Maryport, Cumbria,the successful Senior Estimator / Estimator will earn a highly competitive salary.

The company was originally founded in the 1830’s and was managed by four successive generations of the founder’s family. Since then, it has expanded and diversified hugely and has landed multi-million pound contracts with the likes of Center Parcs and Lidl (to name a few). As a Senior Estimator / Estimator you will be responsible for responding to and winning tenders allocated by the Estimating Director. Additional key duties will include, but not be limited to:

- Providing assistance to the Estimating Director in assessing the approximate value, nature and problems of tenders ?
- Identifying potential subcontractors and suppliers for enquiries by the Estimating Clerk ?
- Liaison with Director / Team Leader for pre-tender site visits & attendance at any meetings as required during the tender period, as well as liaison with Clients where necessary
- Determining the requirement of any temporary works or special insurance requirements and the associated costs ?
- Completion of the analytical build-up of the tender ?
- Arrangement and preparation of any tender documentation to be returned with the tender (pricing & quality), as well as the documentation and costing for the tender settlement meeting?
- Making any adjustments to tender which arise from tender settlement meeting, completing and submitting the tender documentation
- Ensuring appropriate breakdown of information on successful tenders is relayed to the project team prior to project commencement ?

To be considered for the role of Senior Estimator / Estimator you must have the ability to meet and exceed targets, as well as working knowledge of and significant experience in the construction industry. In addition, the following key skills and experience are essential:

- Work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines ??
- Ability to use Tender Web Portals ?
- Knowledgeable about construction work rates in time & cost ?
- Ability to use estimating software packages ?
- Knowledge of Construction Programming ?
- Experience of following Business Management Systems - H&S, Quality and Environmental ?
- Full UK driving licence

If you wish to apply for the role of Senior Estimator / Estimator based in Maryport, Cumbria, please apply by submitting a copy of your CV with an accompanying covering letter detailing your relevant skills and experience.

Reference: 34476309

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