|Job Ref:||204673756||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Essex||City:||Essex||Address:||Post Code:||SS14||Post Date:||11/10/2016 09:06|
VNA Recruitment have an opportunity for an experienced Senior Estimator to join our clients who are a busy and expanding Construction Team based in Essex.|
Role and Responsibilities
The Senior Estimator is a Key Role within their construction division, they will be required to manage and further develop the existing estimating team in order to secure hard and soft landscaping works in the South of England and London. The Senior Estimator will be expected to liaise closely with his Operations, Commercial and Business Development teams to achieve budgeted sales currently £12-£14M PA
Duties will include supporting construction and procurement managers where required, working with Business Development to deliver meaningful commercial and quality bids and take ownership of the tender process.
The Senior Estimator will report to the Commercial Director and will play a key role in settling bids in conjunction with the bid team directors and senior managers of the company.
•A minimum of five years' (or equivalent) practical work experience as an Estimator in the Landscape or Construction industry.
•Experience of estimating systems, Conquest, Valesco or similar is desired although training will be given.
•Experience in the landscaping sector is desirable with knowledge of hard landscaping elements, experience in related construction or civils roles would be beneficial.
•Good negotiating and client management skills.
•Good commercial and contractual knowledge of common contracts used in the industry such as NEC and JCT
•Demonstrable leadership qualities.
•A willingness to travel if required.
•A desire to achieve personal goals and further develop the business
Our client are offering a competitive salary, semi-annual bonuses, company pension, company share options and other benefits. Further advancement within the organisation is expected for the right candidate