|Job Ref:||204553194||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Orlando||Address:||Salary:||£85599 - £92184/annum Attractive package||Post Date:||10/10/2016 09:03|
Lead Estimator - Construction|
Location - Orlando
Salary - $130k - $140k + Attractive Package
Mackenzie Stuart is working with a top 20 ENR Rated construction business who turnover c$2bn annually. The company primarily operates across the US Healthcare, Education, Commercial and Technology sectors for both public and private sector clients. They are in the market for a proactive, Lead Estimator to join their Florida Estimating/Pre-Construction department from their office in Orlando.
* Must have experience preparing detailed conceptual cost estimates and conceptual cost studies from schematic or feasibility level documentation.
* Ability to prepare detailed estimate updates, as the design evolves, including preparing variance summaries between estimates.
* Must have knowledge and understanding of unit costs and the factors that affect construction cost.
* Ability to prepare detailed instructions to bidders, trade specific clarifications and comprehensive bid packages.
* Must have experience writing and negotiating subcontracts.
* Must be prepared to participate and often lead the preparation and presentation of cost / budget information to the Customer / Owner.
* Willingness and desire to actively participate in Value Engineering sessions with the project team and design team.
* Must have experience being a member of the team involved in Request for Proposal Responses (RFP's) and the formal presentation for a project.
* Has the ability to develop business with new and existing Customers.
* Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Construction related subject or project work experience.
* Minimum of 10 years estimating experience.
* Must be willing to travel.
* Ability to lead a team.
* Proficient in all computer software programs used in estimating.
About Mackenzie Stuart Executive Search & Selection
Mackenzie Stuart is a leading executive search and selection business. From our offices in Leeds, London & Toronto we provide retained and contingency recruitment solutions across industry and have specialist recruitment consultants that work within the Oil & Gas, Mining, Infrastructure & Built Environment, Medical & Scientific, Healthcare, Education, Finance & Accountancy, Insurance, Water, Chemicals, Ingredients & Flavours, Automation, FMCG and Logistics sectors