Estimator - Glazed Partitions

Ref: 9750| Posted: 30th Jul 2020

Brief Outline

  • An excellent opportunity for an experienced estimator
  • Working for a longest serving  andleading Partitioning Contractor in the Fit-Out industry, based in London

About the Client

  • My client is a leading partitioning provider in the fit-out industry designing and delivering bespoke solutions to main contractors, architectural practices and clients.

About the Role

  • Office based role working alongside the estimating manager
  • This will include maintaining excellent working relationships we our current clients, including advising and value engineering with them during their tender / procurement period.
  • Exploring and developing new customers to help increase the estimating and contracts opportunities.
  • Therefore being mainly office based preparing estimates from Bill of Quantities, drawings and specifications, to also going out to meetings with current and new clients and visiting sites as necessary
  • Identify labour, material, and time requirements by studying proposals, drawings, specifications, and related documents.
  • Preparing tender submissions, estimates and proposals within project timeframes 
  • Analysis and estimation of value engineering opportunities to ensure bids are competitive
  • Quantity take-off, BOQ preparation and unit rate build-ups
  • Preparation, issue, follow up and negotiation of supplier enquiries & quotations

About the Candidate

  • Technically competent in the estimating process
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in construction estimating and ideally with a back ground knowledge or experience within Drylinings and Facade sector
  • High standard of organisational and time management skills
  • Experience of pricing unitised facades
  • A self-starting mentality with strong initiative and a service attitude.
  • Able to work well alone as well as part of a wider team.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and prioritiseas required, at any one time.

Points of Appeal

  • Established contractor
  • Excellent career development opportunities
  • Renumeration based on experience
  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible and friendly working environment with excellent prospects for progression