|Job Ref:||204737222||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||East of England||Address:||Salary:||£34000 - £35000/annum||Post Date:||05/10/2016 03:07|
£35,000 per annum + Life Assurance + Pension + Childcare Vouchers
My client a first class civil engineering firm require an Estimator to concentrate on highways works and Heavy Civil Engineering projects. This role is mainly office based but occasional site visits will be required.
The main purpose of this role is to deal with the preparation, processing and submission of tenders for contracts by calculating the costs involved in supplying a product or service that meets the client's technical specification.
Manage and co-ordinate information for bids and tenders within designated area.
Researching materials, equipment and labour costs.
Gain and understanding of what the client's needs are.
Collecting quotes from suppliers and sub-contractors.
Planning job timescales.
Assessing and advising on commercial risk.
Preparing and submitting quotations for work.
Helping with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities.
Monitoring the stages of a project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts.
Cleary convey the financial elements of a tender to site staff at tender handover.
Ensure all work complies with quality, safety and environmental policies and the requirements of the company procedures. Involvement in review/ input to quality submissions.
Skills and Experience:
Minimum 2 years' experience as an Estimator in the Civils Sector
Must also have sound knowledge of spreadsheets and other estimating packages.
Commercial awareness and problem solving skills.
Strong numerical and analytical skills and be able to pay close attention to detail.
To be considered or for more information on this or similar roles, please call Hardev Grewal on (Apply online only).
BCS Recruitment is a sector specific recruitment business and recruits blue and white collar personnel to environments such as Highways & Traffic Management, Land Remediation & Preparation, Earthworks, Drainage, Utilities & Infrastructure, Power & Sub Stations, Land Fill & Quarries.