Estimator / Senior Estimator - London

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Date Posted:
18 October 2017
Greater London
£70,000 to £90,000
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Job Description

A leading tier 1 main contractor is currently looking to recruit an Estimator / Senior Estimator to join their team based from their regional office in Central London.

You will have the ability to manage tender actions over 20m and up to 100m, via Single Action, Two Stage and Frameworks, across a variety of Sectors in particular Commercial Offices, Education, Public Buildings and Healthcare.

You must be able to deliver the right net cost, on time, to the highest quality and accuracy. The main purpose for this Estimator / Senior Estimator role is to manage commercial activities with a high degree of acumen whilst identifying opportunities to add value throughout the project process.

In doing so you will price selected trades from first principles using agreed outputs. You will also be able to produce a detailed control document at handover to the delivery team and complete project take-offs to the required level of detail.

It is essential that you have the following experience and skills

  • Successful delivery across a wide range of tenders
  • Experience of various construction methods
  • Experience of controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets
  • Experience of reading and accurately interpreting drawings and technical specifications
  • Experience of Conquest Estimating System or similar

You will be able to model behaviour that shows, respect, helpfulness and co-operation, present plans clearly, concisely, accurately and in ways that ensure understanding, and take personal responsibility for making things happen.

On offer for this Senior Estimator position is a salary of 70,000 - 90,000 p.a. plus car allowance, health care, pension and bonus scheme.

Apply for this position below or alternatively for further information please contact David Weaving on 020 8892 0115 or at

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