Estimator / Construction Estimator / Building Estimator

04 Jul 2017
01 Aug 2017
Elina Lund
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Construction Estimator

Location: Glasgow

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Company car/Car Allowance, Bonus, Private Healthcare & Pension

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

The company is one of the UK’s leaders in providing innovative construction and engineering solutions for Clients within a variety of sectors including Retail, Health, Education, and Commercial.

Based in Glasgow, the role presents a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and experienced Estimator to join this well-established business with an impressive portfolio of Clients.

Suitable candidates should have gained previous experience of estimating construction projects of a small to medium value within the following areas:

* New Build.
* Fit-Out.

Candidates should also be able to demonstrate previous experience of estimating construction projects across a variety of industry sectors and should ideally have previous experience of using Conquest estimating software.

Responsibilities of the role are as follows:

* Taking responsibility for the estimating process, ensuring tenders are prepared, reviewed and submitted accurately and in a timely manner.
* Ensuring that the tender risks in relation to all contracts are correctly identified and accounted for, and reviewing lost tenders to see why, how and where improvements can be made.
* Undertake site surveys and complete reports as required.
* To plan and organise the estimating workload to ensure that at all times it meets submission deadlines and qualitative objectives.
* To ensure that the company policies and procedures for the business are followed.
* In conjunction with the Senior Team, regularly reviewing supply chain performance and taking any action required to develop and enhance the supply chain.
* Developing and encouraging the competent use of a detailed database to maximise the efficient sourcing and collection of information to enable the production of accurate cost estimates.
* Liaise with Senior Team with regards to workload, procedures and business target.

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Candidates with the relevant experience or job titles of; Building Estimator, Construction Estimator will also be considered for this role.