Drylining & Ceilings
South East

Estimator – Drylining and Ceilings

Ref: 9859| Posted: 23rd Sep 2020

Brief Outline    

  • An industry leading contractor in the Dry Lining, Ceilings and Partitioning market requires an Estimator to oversee pricing on large commercial and infrastructure projects in the South East/ London region.
  • The client is looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic individual who will be involved and invested in their various ongoing projects and the overall progress of the company.

About our Client

  • Our client is a market leading, contractor based in the London area working across the South East. As a company, they deliver specialist Drylining and Partitioning contracts amongst other related areas. They have worked on some of the most prestigious commercial and infrastructure projects in the region over their 30-year history.
  • Their turnover has increased year-on-year and have a large pipeline of work for the year ahead already.

About the Role                

  • They are looking to recruit an ambitious Estimator that has the desire to become a senior management figure in their commercial team.
  • Actively seek and tender for works from new and retained client base
  • Receive and log tender information / estimating documents
  • Understand and define project scope, goals and deliverables to ensure the project is quoted within budget and program (as supplied by the client).
  • Research materials, equipment and labour costs.
  • Create scope of works / pricing documents.
  • Preparation of all documentation for bidding projects.
  • Help with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities (procurement).
  • Quote multi-site contracts across the country.
  • Ensure all passive fire protection projects are quoted are in line with current specification, legislation and compliance.
  • The successful candidate will be working closely with an experienced Commercial Manager and Director, as well as fellow management staff based on site.

About the Candidate    

  • Previous experience in pricing drylining, ceiling and partitioning contracts 
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Sound knowledge and understanding of interiors systems

Points of Appeal             

  • Continual support and training offered
  • Freedom within the role
  • Clear route to a more senior role within the commercial team
  • Competitive salary, package and bonus structure
  • Company with a full order book