|Job Ref:||203645459||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Construction||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Surrey||City:||Guildford||Address:||Post Code:||GU1||Salary:||£50000 - £70000/annum Full benefits package||Post Date:||06/10/2016 03:30|
We are currently seeking Estimators at all levels to work on various projects based in our clients Regional office in Surrey. Reporting to the Estimating Manager, the successful candidates will manage and prepare the complete commercial element of bids and tenders. Key responsibilities: • To lead the financial elements of 2 stage and negotiated tenders from initial cost plan through to financial close. • To steer design teams towards affordable solutions. • To engage with our supply chain to ensure costs are robust and solutions are buildable. • Provide regular cost updates to the client's surveying team and finalize negotiations prior to entering into contract.|
Our client is undergoing an expansion programme in 2016 and has a growing pipeline of exciting new and sizeable projects in the Education, Leisure and Recreation, Health and Commercial sectors across South London, the South Eastern and Southern counties of England.
Essential and Desirable Criteria
Essential requirements: • Track record of successful delivery of tenders. • Experience of pricing a variety of construction projects in a wide range of sectors adopting a range of construction techniques. • Controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets • Reading and accurately interpret drawings and technical specifications • Understanding and appropriately allocate a bills of quantities • Understanding site requirements in respect of preliminaries items • Understanding the planning function • Essential - Minimum relevant level 4 qualification (HNC/NVQ4 etc) Desirable requirements: •Construction related degree.
The company offer a competitive salary in addition to a comprehensive benefits package* including a company pension scheme, life assurance, company car, discounted private medical cover, incentive/bonus schemes, employee trade discounts, and many more. In addition the company offer you a bright future, one where you will have the opportunity to develop your career with a fast moving, forward thinking company, who recognize and rewards your achievements. * Benefits may vary dependent upon the role and type of employment contract