Industrial Roofing
South East

Estimator - Flat Roofing

Ref: 9957| Posted: 17th Nov 2020

Brief Overview

A experienced Flat Roofing Estimator is needed for a very established roofing specialist sub-contractor.


£35k to £45k

About our Client

My client has been established for over 100 years within the flat roofing sector. They work on project values up to £1million. The projects could consist of hot melt, single ply, felt and liquid applied systems. Now they are looking to bring in an experienced Estimator.

About the Role

1. Ensure you maintain or improve upon the Company’s historic quote to order conversion ratio.

2. Prepare tenders/offers in accordance with all of our procedures as set out on Estimating

Information Sheets and by required return date.

3. To prepare tenders/offers from architects drawings and/or site visits and detailed specifications

provided by the client.

4. To estimate the type and amount of materials necessary to deliver the contract against the

agreed specifications and to offer any value engineering options available.

5. To estimate the cost of plant, equipment and overheads.

6. To estimate the cost of access, hoisting and protection with due regard to Health & Safety risks.

7. To establish the likely progress an completion rates, including allowances for bad weather and

other unforeseen circumstances.

8. To attend any pre-order meetings arranged by Main Contractors to assist in submission of


9. To calculate a final figure for the estimated cost, supplemented by adjustments for overheads

and profit and presenting a tender price.

10. To liaise with Contracts Manager/Supervisor, by handover meeting, on receipt of order, to

communicate pricing information of the tender.

11. Transfer quote and order information to Britain.

12. Prepare and submit information for O & M Manuals


About the Candidate           

Previously held an Estimators position

Must have flat roofing experience

Excellent verbal and communication skills

Points of Appeal 

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