Senior Demolition Estimator

Ref: 9771| Posted: 14th Aug 2020

Brief Outline    

  • An industry leading contractor in the demolition and civils sector industry requires a Senior 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 management role in the commercial team.
  • The estimating team will be responsible for pricing a diverse range of contracts, with a broad range of experience in demolition and construction being useful in this role.
  • 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 demolition and civils sector for 35 years with an established client base and consistent work across the UK.

About the Role                

  • Overall management of tender submissions, and contract documents for financial and commercial presentation
  • Developing a growing estimating team
  • 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 commercial 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