|Job Ref:||204642044||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hampshire||City:||Portsmouth||Address:||Post Code:||PO2||Salary:||£60000 - £75000/annum + package||Post Date:||08/10/2016 02:59|
Position: Senior Estimator|
Salary: Highly Competitive
My client are a leading nationwide main contractor. They have a turnover of circa £1bn and employ thousands of people throughout the UK. They are looking to recruit a Senior Estimator to join the team in their London office. The Senior Estimator will manage a £100m new build residential project in East London. They will lead a commercial team of three you will be reporting in to a Commercial Director
Reporting to the Estimating Manager you will price external and civil works packages within the Technical department on a variety of projects.
Main duties and responsibilities:
> Ensuring safe delivery of the tender on date of submission.
> Receiving, acknowledging and checking tender documentation, raising queries as necessary.
> Evaluating the tender information, preparing the action plan and contributing to Bid Strategy.
> Evaluating and comparing quotations, compiling the prices for tender.
> Preparing full priced build-ups to assist in supplier / subcontractor selection, ensuring competitiveness.
> Ensuring working relationships with clients and consultant teams and customers are managed professionally.
> Presenting the estimate at the Finalisation Meeting with a fully priced nett cost build up with a full knowledge and understanding of the project in the form of a fully completed Tender Quality Plan.
> As appropriate, ensure that all aspects of the tender documentation are fully understood by the bid team, advising on cost, buildability and programme.
> Strong Estimating experience with a main contractor.
> Established background in civil and ground engineering.
> Being able to work under own direction, with minimal supervision within a Bid Team environment whilst maintaining Group Estimating procedures and philosophy.
> Having a good working knowledge of the local market, and comply with and promote the Core Supply Chain philosophy in the preparation of the tender enquiry list with the Bid Team.
> Having a challenging mindset with particular regards to new technologies, alternatives or Value Engineering in order to obtain competitive advantage.
> Experience of Commercial Computerised Estimating Software systems
> Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Powerpoint
You have to be eligible to live and work in the UK to be considered for this role. If you have any other questions feel free to call me on (Apply online only) or alternatively please send in a CV