Curtain Walling
East Anglia

Estimator - Facades

Ref: 10440| Posted: 6th Jul 2021


Estimator - Facades

Humres  are seeking an Estimator in east Anglia for an established façade contractor.

You will service tender enquiries and budget quotations, liaising with clients to understand their needs, assess material, labour and equipment requirements, analyse quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers and develop cost estimates, tenders and bid proposals

About our Client

Our client are a large specialist façade contractor famous for many prestigious projects throughout the world. 

About the Role


  • Acknowledge and process all external and internal enquiries
  • Evaluate all enquiries for suitability of service
  • Retrieve and assess tender documentation including drawings
  • Discuss requirements with clients and liaise with Senior Management and Design & Engineering department
  • Liaise with suppliers and other entities for supply of equipment and materials
  • Arrange material samples, when required
  • Liaise with subcontractors for supply of labour or specialist services
  • Monitor and update supplier price lists, stock prices and rates
  • Monitor tender submission deadlines
  • Arrange site visits and surveys
  • Monitor and update/revise master cost sheets and master formal quotation documents
  • Produce cost sheets and formal quotations/tender submissions, including revisions. Scope of quotation works include, but are not limited to, supply of materials, repeat maintenance contracts, small works resulting from maintenance contracts, replacement and remedial works, bird deterrent systems, new installations, and variations relating to existing projects.
  • Record and monitor all submissions and contact clients for regular progress updates
  • Respond and assist with all client queries
  • Complete basic supplier questionnaires
  • Process all received orders and contracts, including liaise with Commercial department, record sale, internal set up of project and handover to Project Team



About the Candidate


Previous experience as an Estimator in construction is desirable. You will be expected to communicate effectively across all levels of the business, therefore excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required.  You should have strong numerical and analytical skills and be able to work in an organised and methodical manner. 



Points of Appeal:

  • Joining an established company
  • Bespoke Projects
  • Close and friendly team to work with
  • Long lasting and respectable company to work with