Curtain Walling
North West

Estimator - Curtain Walling

Ref: 9880| Posted: 30th Sep 2020

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced curtain walling Estimator to join work for a leading façade specialist sub-contractor based in the North West


£40k to £45k

About our Client

My client has been established in the facaed sector for over 50 years. The projects they specialise in consist of curtain walling, rainscreen cladding, windows and doors up to the value of £10million. Now they are looking to add a Estimator to their team based in the North West

About the Role

  • Evaluate client’s enquiry documents, checking the feasibility of design within the parameters of the specified system and glazing, also site logistics, programme, building regulations, etc.


  • Correspond with the client and seek clarification over any omissions or conflicting documentation.


  • Prepare material costs using system software.


  • Obtain quotations for supply of materials and sub-contract elements.


  • Compile pricing document using material, plant and labour costs. Apply appropriate margin.


  • Draft formal quotation, prepare documentation supporting our proposals.


  • Submit quotation within client’s timeframe.


  • Follow up quotation submission - communicate with client at various stages of the tender process and prepare quotation revisions as required.


  • Attend meetings as required with the client and members of commercial and design teams.


  • Attend internal meeting once a contract has been won, handing project over to design, commercial and contract management personnel.


  • Attend regular estimating review meetings, chaired by the Director.

About the Candidate           

Ideally come from a must come from a curtain walling background

Must have relevant CSCS card

At least 5 years Estimating experience

Have good attention to detail.

Excellent customer service skills


Points of Appeal 

  • Freedom within the role with a route to higher management
  • Interesting Projects
  • A company with a full order book