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Estimator

V-58446
£25000 - £45000 per annum
GBP

Estimator - Construction or Demolition Industry 
Leicestershire - LE9
All levels considered - including Graduate or Senior 
Salary based on experience level
Company Vehicle or Fuel Allowance (optional) 

Our established client specialise in UK-wide demolition projects. They have an opportunity for an experienced or junior Estimator with Demolition or Construction industry experience to join their growing team. This is commutable from Leicester, Coventry, Tamworth, Hinckley, Derby, Nottingham, Corby, Daventry and Birmingham. 

The ideal Estimator candidate will have a proven track record in winning work within the construction and demolition sectors and have good commercial and contractual knowledge.
 
The Role of Estimator:
- Tasked with the primary function of estimating, this role will be required to build competitive tenders and bids, as well as building strong relationships with existing and new target clients
- This role will enhance the existing work winning team in their efforts to meet overall business goals, securing the companies foothold within key sectors and with key clients
- Research materials, equipment and labour costs and secure the best rates
- Input all relevant product specifications and pricing information into the proposal
- Collate competitive quotes from approved sub-contractors and suppliers
- Understand the client’s requirements
- Help with bids for existing repeat business and new contracts and support buying activities
- Complete detailed take-offs and issue bill of quantities to sub-contractors
 
Key Skills / Experience Required:
- Good negotiation skills
- Good project & bid management
- Commercial awareness
- Technical competence in demolition /and other construction related sectors
- Financial numeracy & the ability to undertake financial analysis
- Risk management
- Awareness of construction contracts
- Good presentation & report writing skills
- Able to work under pressure and to deadlines
- Professional communicator
- Proficient at using Microsoft Office as well as industry-specific software 

The Package:
- Starting salary and package for this Estimator role is fully dependent on experience level and any training required
- Company vehicle or fuel allowance (optional)
- Working hours can vary depending on project requirements
- Holiday package starts at 28 days and increases 1 day per year of service
- Private Healthcare and Pension 

Interested? To apply for this Estimator position, here are your two options:
1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call 0116 2545411 now and let’s talk through your experience. Ask for Dan Henderson between 8.30am - 5.30pm
2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know

 
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