Estimator - High End Refurbishments £1m-£12m

London (Central), London (Greater)
17 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Job Type

Estimator - High End Refurbishments £1m-£12m

  • Clapham
  • High End & Super Prime Residential projects
  • Salary DOE

About the Client: My client is a high-end residential contractor based in Clapham. Predominantly working on refurbishment projects, with some new build elements involved. They are currently seeking an Estimator to join their team who has experience pricing refurbishment projects ranging from £1m- 12 million

About the Role: To assist and produce priced tenders that is accurate, clearly detailed, and competitive and returned within deadlines. Maintain good relationships with existing and prospective clients and professional to promote further tender invitations. To provide clearly identified price build-ups to the Directors and contract team.

Key tasks & responsibilities;

  • Carefully inspect tender documentation. Analyse exact requirements and identify areas of risk and inaccuracy 
  • Provide a detailed ‘take-off’ and Bill of Quantities (where necessary) – in-house software available to support
  • Work on traditional specification and design & build contracts
  • Rate build up to checked and amended where necessary (in-house processes in place)
  • Arrange clear specifications, BoQ’s & relevant drawings in order to send out precise enquiries to sub-contractors & suppliers. Monitor enquiry process and dates for quote returns.
  • Oversee or complete (assistance in the office is available) the quote analysis comparison and make selection for inclusion in priced tender
  • Contact appropriate person to arrange site inspection. Visit site and make all necessary record notes and take appropriate photos. Prepare a concise overview for the Directors.
  • Using standard prelim forms build-up allowances for each project. Discuss construction sequence and overall programme with Contract team. Consider all construction and sequencing methods.
  • Issue build-ups and assumptions to contract team for assessment prior

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