Senior Estimator

Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Anonymous

Northampton, Northamptonshire United Kingdom
Construction & Architecture
Immediate Start
£40k - £70k Annual
Senior Estimator & Intermediate Estimator (x 2 Vacancies) - BEST EMPLOYER IN CONSTRUCTION


This is such a desirable and rare opportunity based on the following:

-Very low staff turnover, in fact ridiculously low, has to be one of the lowest in the industry. Excellent sign that they look after their staff.
-The company has lots of repeat business and negotiated work. So very stable workload.
-Professional & friendly team environment
-Excellent relationships and a prompt payer to subcontractors and suppliers.
-Turnover of £700m, big enough to keep you busy, but not too big, excellent option if you are fed up of being treated like just another number. They have a close knit team.
-Diversity of projects, commercial, industrial, student accommodation, Care Homes, Hotels.
-Excellent opportunity for career progression, going through a period of organic growth.
-Excellent salary and benefits package including, car allowance / family healthcare / competitive pension / x 2 bonuses a year which are as good as guaranteed.


To be considered for this Estimator role you must meet the following criteria:

*Previous work as an Estimator, Assistant Estimator or Senior Estimator.
*Experience of tendering for building projects.
*Be aware of current market prices for construction work.
*Have a sound technical knowledge of the construction process.
*Work closely with internal and external clients.
*Commercially aware of the contractual implications of common forms of contract.
*Demonstrate ability to work to tight deadlines and deal with multiple projects
*Ability to build up costs for traditional trades (groundwork, brickwork, joinery, etc.)
*Ideally proven track record of established supply chain relationships and with operational teams.
*Ability to identify opportunities for value engineering and achieve best value prime cost.
*Relevant Industry qualification.
*Main Contractor employment history is essential.


The successful Estimator will receive:

*£40,000 - £70,000 Basic (Dependent on experience)
*Car / Allowance
*Pension (very competitive)
*Bonus x 2 a year (as good as guaranteed, boosts package by an extra 10%)

To be considered for this vacancy or to find out more information please apply now.

Services advertised by Talk Recruitment are that of an employment business and/or agency

Reference: 615406517

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