South East
£40,000 - £60,000

Groundworks Estimator

Ref: 10185| Posted: 11th Mar 2021

Brief Outline


  • An industry leading contractor in the construction industry requires an Estimator to oversee tender and estimating processes for various commercial and infrastructure projects in the London and South East region on a permanent basis, with view to progressing to a more senior role in the company's commercial team.


  • The estimating team are responsible for pricing a diverse range of contracts, including groundworks, basements, structural alterations and builders works amongst other areas, .


  • The client is looking for a hands-on, enthusiastic individual who will be involved and invested in the company’s long-term future and progress.


About our Client









  • The client has been active in the groundworks sector for 20 years with an established client base and consistent work across the UK.

About the Role


  • Tender submissions, and contract documents for financial and commercial presentation
  • Develop the estimate at a level of detail appropriate to the size and complexity of the project
  • Identify potential cost risks
  • Source supplier and sub-contractor quotations
  • To liaise and maintain a good working relationship with Clients, Surveyors, Project Managers and attend pre-contract meetings when needed.

About the Candidate


  • Previous experience in estimating for groundworks and enabling contracts   
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • PC literate
  • Commercially aware

Points of Appeal

  • Freedom within the role
  • Competitive salary, package including car/ car allowance and bonus structure
  • Company with strong relationship with retained clients and excellent
  • Nationwide contractor