|Job Ref:||204629006||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Halifax||Address:||Post Code:||HX1||Salary:||£35000 - £40000/annum||Post Date:||06/10/2016 02:50|
We are currently recruiting for an Estimator on behalf of a rapidly expanding property development company based in West Yorkshire.
Working on a range of New Build and Refurbishment projects the Estimator will be involved at every stage of the project from the initial design phase right through to completion.
• Actively participate in the initial design stage of projects in order to achieve best value.
• Carry out detailed pricing for competitive tenders and negotiated projects using a variety of procurement roles.
• Prepare elemental cost plans and familiar with bench marking techniques and market testing.
• Work closely with project managers and designers.
• Provide advice to the design and construction team on alternative design considerations.
• Management of risk and opportunity schedules.
Skills & Attributes
• Degree qualified in a relevant Cost Management subject is preferred but not essential.
• Robust commercial acumen and an experienced logical approach to cost planning and estimating.
• Experience in a similar role ideally working for major contracting organisations in the UK.
• Team player with excellent communication skills.
• Full Driving Licence