My client, a huge construction firm based in Kent and they are looking for an Estimator to join their team.

Job Description:

  • Analyse tender documentation and capture client’s requirements.
  • Produce an accurate BOQ for pricing purposes to reflect client’s requirements.
  • Clear knowledge of costing traditional and design and build contracts.
  • Prepare material and sub-contractor enquiry documents.
  • Carry out site visits. Assimilate information and take account of in tender pricing.
  • Assess individual rates and prices, create new or insert from sub-contract and material quotes.
  • Produce accurate and competitive commercial submission ready for internal review and sign off.
  • Attendance at pre and post tender meetings.
  • Knowledge of building material components and plant requirements.
  • Management skills - understanding programmes etc.
  • Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills, well-spoken and personable, able to get on with diverse personalities.
  • Strong analytical and reasoning abilities.
  • Good organisational skills and attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of NEC3 and JCT Conditions of Contract, current HSQE legislation and construction techniques and methods.
  • Highly numerate with well-developed ability to accurately manipulate numerical information.
  • Confident and resourceful.
  • Self - motivated with the ability to work alone or part of a team.
  • Actively drive the collaborative approach to ensure the best submission is provided.