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Estimator

  • Location:

    North London, London

  • Sector:

    Construction, Engineering & Design, Construction

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits Package

  • Job ref:

    JN -082022-77705_1659510604

  • Published:

    03 August 2022

  • Expiry date:

    02 October 2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Estimator - Niche Façade Conservation & Restoration Projects

Location: London

Principal Contractor - Specialist in façade conservation and restoration of listed buildings and period properties

Package:

£28,000 - £90,000 depending on experience

Discretionary 5% bonus

Zones 1-6 travel card allowance

3% pension contribution

+ usual company benefits

Our client, a leading principal contractor established for 27 years with a turnover of £13 million, is a specialist in façade conservation and restoration projects on listed buildings and period properties in and around London.

They currently undertake 25 projects per year with an average contract value of £600k resulting in a tender range of £1,000 - £2 million.

Based in North London, they are now looking to bring on board an ambitious, commercially astute, and technically competent Estimator to progress through the company with a view to build up into a Director role within the next 3-5 years.

The successful candidate will shadow the Managing Director to master the estimating / tendering / winning / securing / retaining work side of the business as well as being mentored throughout.

The client will consider an intermediate, mid-career candidate looking for an opportunity to successfully grow with a business, who is assured enough to meet the challenge.

This role may also suit an experienced Estimator with a background in similar works / projects, looking for a step-up and a real path for progression.

Due to this, the salary banding for this role has been set between £28,000 - £90,000 to accommodate candidates of all levels looking for the next step in their estimating career.

  • Co-ordinate tender receipts & send to sub-contractors as necessary

  • Liaise with client / surveyors / housekeepers to facilitate access to allow for site visit and attend properties to properly measure / record information to be able work up estimates/tenders

  • Co-ordinate / manage / undertake ITT bids through to completion

  • Co-ordinate / meet sub-contractors to attend site to prepare their section of tenders

  • Co-ordinate / analyse sub-contract quotes to get the best value to suit individual projects

  • Liaise with surveyors issuing tenders to build relationships to assist them with any queries in their documents

  • Liaise with managing director / QS director to run through proposed tender submission

If you think you have what it takes to drive a business forward alongside Managing Directors offering support and guidance to their level, please apply with a CV for further information.