Quantity Surveyor
South East
£45,00 - £60,000

Groundworks Estimator

Ref: 10324| Posted: 13th May 2021

Brief Outline


  • An established and growing contractor in the groundworks industry requires an Estimator to oversee tender and estimating processes for varied groundworks and civil engineering projects in the London and South East region on a permanent basis.
  • 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 and civils sector for 15 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 contracts   
  • Flexible self-starter with ability to prioritise 
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • PC literate
  • Commercially aware

Points of Appeal

  • Freedom within the role
  • Route to more senior role in the company's commercial team in the future 
  • Competitive salary, package including car/ car allowance and bonus structure
  • Company with strong relationship with retained clients and excellent
  • Nationwide contractor