SENIOR ESTIMATOR [UNITED KINGDOM]

Location: North London

Our client based in the UK is looking for a Senior Estimator to join their team.

 

The Senior Estimator will play a crucial role in the pre-construction phase, ensuring accurate and competitive project cost estimates in line with relevant company policies and processes. This role is essential in supporting the company's growth by securing profitable projects through comprehensive and well-informed bidding processes.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Be able to carry out take-offs from drawings / BIM CAD models.
  • Be able to build up rates for labour, plant, material, subcontract from first principles.
  • Responsible for ensuring all tender deliverables are met within defined timescales.
  • Understand contract requirements, specifications, obligations, roles and responsibilities.
  • Complete tender appraisals within required timescales.
  • Prepares / prices tender submissions with most advantageous, accurate nett bids in line with any framework agreements / rates.
  • Communicate any issues within individual tenders or groups of bids that will present operational challenges or expose the company to increased risk.
  • Ensure tenders make sufficient allowance for health and safety issues.
  • Ensure tenders reflect realistic programmes for the delivery of the project.
  • Lead and mentor the estimating team.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
  • In-depth knowledge of construction materials, methods, and industry best practices.
  • Proven track record of successful bidding and securing projects within the utilities┬ásector.
  • Experience in leading and mentoring a team of estimators.
  • Familiarity with Building Information Modelling (BIM) software.

 

Candidate application process:

By applying to this advert (submission of resume), you hereby consent to Futurelink Global Recruitment processing the personal data included within this application, as part of the recruitment process, for the purpose of the advertised vacancy.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Thank you for your interest and efforts.