Estimator / Senior Estimator - London

£75,000 - £85,000

UK / Greater London

Construction, House Building & Development



David Weaving
020 3962 9900

David is an Associate Director at MRG and joined the business in 2011. He is responsible for the main contractor division in the Twickenham office covering South & West London, the South Home Counties and the Thames Valley. He spent eight years in sales before his move int


Job Description

REF: 13527
Posted: 19 April 2018
Closes: 30 June 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work for an established, Main Contractor based in Park Royal, North West London / Middlesex, who are looking to appoint an experienced Estimator / Senior Estimator working on schemes with values up to £15m.

As a member of the Senior Management Team, the position will be working closely with the Commercial Director and Construction Director; and you will be responsible for delivering projects from initial tender enquiry through to final account Health; Education; Industrial; Retail; Commercial; Fit Out; Student Accommodation; Care Home; Social Housing; Residential.

Projects will consist of refurbishments schemes through to new build projects.

Due to increased workload the business is seeking an outstanding Estimator / Senior Estimator to join the team and carry out all Estimating duties including:

  • Analyse Tender Documents
  • Prepare Supply Chain Package Enquiries
  • Sub-Contractor
  • Issue packages with accurate pricing schedule to allow comparison
  • Phone suppliers / sub-contractors to check if they are willing to price?
  • Review and assess tender quotations returned – what is not included, terms, conditions etc.
  • Prepare Direct items, measure and price
  • Mid Tender Review with MD Identify Risk items to focus on at this stage?
  • Compile tender estimate, and Prelims etc.
  • Agree level of OHP with MD
  • Attendance and presentation at Mid Bid & Post Tender Interviews
  • Investigation various forms of construction and liaising with Specialist Sub-Contractors
  • Modular, Pre-Fabricated Systems
  • Basic understanding of NRM & BIM

Project Types

  • Project sizes £500,000 to £15,000,000
  • Various types of Contract – JCT, NEC including Design & Build options
  • Landlocked Inner City Refurbishments – difficult access / egress
  • Structural Alterations – as part of a whole scheme

This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior level construction professional to join a company which has had strong growth over the past 10 years - with a group turnover currently at £150m and the Construction Division at £20m and plans to grow this figure substantially over the next 3 - 5 years.

On offer for this Estimator / Senior Estimator position is a salary of £85,000 per annum plus package and bonus scheme.

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

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