|Job Ref:||204514217||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Essex||City:||Great Clacton||Address:||Post Date:||18/10/2016 15:59|
MPL Site Services Ltd are currently recruiting for an Estimator (all levels considered) on behalf of our client, who are a Barbour ABI Top 50 Contractor.|
Please see below for the full job description:
- Fantastic Opportunity to join a progressive SME Main Contractor
- Be part of our Work Winning Team and collaborative approach to tendering
- Current strike rate of 1 in 2 including 20% of all work negotiated
- Established team with admin support
- Varied workload with projects from £250k to £10m across multiple sectors
- Opportunities to develop and progress
- Avoid the London commute working in our Essex based HQ
- High performing and award winning contractor rated in the Barbour ABI top 50 contractors
- Company ethos is to "Be the Best"
- Friendly family owned employer
Construction knowledge: Essential
Minimum 2 years experience working as an estimator: Essential
NA. in Quantity Surveying or similar: Preferred
Experience of using Esti-Mate software: Preferred
Working Hours: Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Holiday Allowance: 20 days in year 1
Location: Clacton On Sea Essex
Benefits: Work Place Pension
Subsidised healthcare plan (Free after 5yrs service)
Profit sharing scheme
Prospects: Excellent due to company growth plan
Estimator Vacancy - Background Information
Our client, a Barbour ABI top 50 Contractor, is seeking outstanding candidates to join its highly successful Pre-Construction Department.
They are in its 30th year of trading and currently undergoing a planned expansion programme which has seen the turnover go from £20m to £42m in the past three years.
As growth and success continues the business is looking to expand further in 2017 and beyond. As a result an exciting opportunity has been created to join the hugely successful Estimating Team. With 20% of the work negotiated and a rate of repeat business in excess of 85% the current team are achieving an overall conversion rate of 1 in 2!
This is aided by the support the team are given by their dedicated admin person and the Work Winning Team. The Work Winning Team brings together key personnel from the commercial and contract teams to provide the estimators with support on construction methodology, supply chain and prelims. This in turn enables the estimators to produce first rate bids, which are further supported by high quality technical packs produced by the in house marketing department.
As the company continues to expand this opportunity offers fantastic career prospects within a friendly family run business that is going places. Their commitment to development is unrivalled as demonstrated by them being shortlisted for the London Build 2016 Award for Apprenticeship Scheme of the Year and the NFB 2016 Award for Commitment to Training where the finals of which both take place later this year.
This commitment to training extends to all employees as it is our clients desire that all employees are developed to the very best of their ability.
Ideally located in Clacton On Sea, Essex our client successfully compete in the London Construction market, but without the need for office staff to commute to the city on a daily basis. Other benefits include a pension, health plan and profit sharing scheme.
From making its name in the refurbishment and fit-out market, they now deliver high class refurb, fit-out, structural alteration and new build projects.
Prestigious clients include;
Intercontinental Hotel, Bourne Leisure, St James Developments, Essex County Council, Colchester Borough Council, South Kensington Estates, Interstate Europe Hotels, Genting Casinos, Rank Group, NHS and Grosvenor Casinos to name but a few.
The role will be working alongside the established team producing high quality bids on projects ranging from £500k to £10m and across the following sectors: Hospitality, Leisure, Education, Healthcare, Public Sector.
Each estimator works independently on a wide variety of projects, but has the support of the Estimating Manager, Pre-Construction Manager and the Work Winning Team.
This really does present an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate. Please contact Neil Mears of MPL Site Services on (Apply online only) or email your CV to register your interest in this position