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Senior Estimator

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Job Description

Role Title: Senior Estimator / Pre-Construction Manager

Reports To: Managing Director

Directly Supervised Roles: Estimator (s)


Overall Purpose of Role: To provide an Estimating service that efficiently and effectively supports delivery of the business objectives for a leading D&B commercial offices contractor.


Minimum Role Requirements:

Qualifications: Any one (or equivalent) of:-

HNC/HND Building (or similar discipline)

BA / BSc Building (or similar discipline)

MCIOB (or equivalent professional organisation)

Experience: A broad experience & knowledge of D&B Offices, FF&E or building construction and a demonstrable successful career to date, providing an estimating service within the construction industry



 Knowhow, experience, knowledge and qualifications

 Ability to lead the function

 Estimating

 Business & customer focused

 Implementation skills

 High level of technical ability

 Attitude

 Influencing skills and ability to connect and engage

 Clear and confident communicator

 Presentation skills: verbal & written


1 Manage and develop relationships with existing allocated customers and targeted new customers, with a view to securing repeat business and generating tender opportunities that match with the Division's capabilities and in line with the Company's business plans

1 Supply & development of appropriately qualified Estimators who deliver tenders in accordance with company standards (including target costs) and in a way that enhances customer relations
2 Matching of building estimator with allocated tenders
3 Design and implementation of building estimating control systems that are fit for purpose
4 Maintain integrity of estimator outputs:-

 Tender prime cost;

 Adjudication information;

 Tender submissions;

 Contract reviews;

 Risk and opportunities register; and

 Handover briefing note.

1 Ensure that all relevant information in relation to allocated projects, including, but not limited to, information in respect of the customer in question and its professional team is available prior to adjudication so that the 'full picture' in relation to that project is understood at that time for settlement purposes and subsequently for the matching of management to projects in the event of an award
2 Ensure capable and efficient estimating support services for the Company
3 Departmental budget holder

Salary, Remuneration & other benefits on offer:

Our client is willing to offer a salary and package above market rate to secure the right individual.

Other benefits inc. discretionary yearly bonus, company car/ allowance, mobile phone, lap top, pension (contributory), private health care, gym membership and flexible working hours.

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