Industrial Roofing
West Midlands

Estimator - Flat Roofing

Ref: 9820| Posted: 8th Sep 2020

Brief Overview

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced flat roofing Estimator to join a very well known specialist sub-contractor based in Coventry.


£40k to £45k.

About our Client

  • My client has been established in industrial roofing sector or over 20 years. They with all types of roofing systems from standing seam, rainscreen cladding and flat roofing. Now  they are looking to bring in an estimator to work on the flat roofing projects

About the Role

  • Evaluate client’s enquiry documents, checking the feasibility of design within the parameters of the specified system, 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 the 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.

About the Candidate                                       

  • You will have at least 2 years estimating experience ideally within the flat roofing sector.
  • Sound maths and IT skills are essential.
  • As the job involves technical and contractual documentation, you will need to pay good attention to detail.
  • You will need to demonstrate skills in financial analysis and technical problem-solving.
  • Good communication skills are required, both written and verbally.

Points of Appeal 

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