Industrial Roofing

Assistant Estimator - Roofing

Ref: 10261| Posted: 15th Apr 2021

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Estimator  to join a very well established roofing specialist sub-contractor


£25k to £30k

About our Client

Our client specialises in roofing projects across the South East which could be flat or pitched roofing. They are looking to bring in an assistant to work closely with the Senior Estimator and learn from him.

About the Role

Assist with reviewing all tender information

Support and assist with prepare built-up rates and pricing information

Support with the coordination of the preparation of tender packs

Obtain and analyse tender returns for inclusion within tender submission and handover packs

Attend site visits as and when required

Liaise, provide information and support pre-construction, technical and planning functions

Attend pre-tender, mid-tender and post-tender meetings as required

Assist and prepare handover packs for internal departments including finance

Alongside the Senior Estimator, assist the commercial teams in establishing project budgets


About the Candidate           


  • Experience in preparing tenders and take offs from construction drawings and an expert in interpreting drawings.
  • Excellent communication skills and able to build relationships.
  • Excellent IT and computer skills including Microsoft Office and excel.
  • Well organised with excellent time management.
  • Ability to work on a variety of projects simultaneously, (this is a must).
  • Full UK driver’s license and vehicle needed to attend occasional meetings etc. fuel will be reimbursed.
  • Strong negotiating skills.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • Good team player.
  • Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision making.


Points of Appeal 

Great company to work for
Progression within the company
Interesting projects