£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Andrew Dique
Job Type

A job has arisen for an Estimator to work for a busy sub-contractor in South London, due to continued growth and development, they are looking to create an Estimator role for a proven candidate within the construction industry.

Your new company

This company is a leading sub-contractor in their sector, they have been operating for nearly 50 years as a family run business and continue to enjoy sustained growth. They work with the leading main and fit out contractors to provide a streamlined service to the end client. They currently work on projects up to £1 million in value, but with this new addition to the business and current opportunities, they will look to price work closer to £10 million.

Your new role
The role of the Estimator will be to take on quotes from initial enquiry, first principal estimates, be the lead for projects and other works, negotiating labour and material costs, reading technical drawings and design submissions, cost calculations and quotes, attending client interviews and overall responsibility for tenders/bids.

What you'll need to succeed
As the Estimator you will need to have proven experience and proven skills in estimating and surveying ideally within the scaffolding industry or similar sub-contractor, knowledge of current building regulations, excellent knowledge in relevant software packages - ideally excel, qualified to at least HND level with a full driving licence.

What you'll get in return
In return as the Estimator, you can expect a salary from £50k - £50k along with a car and generous benefits package.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Andrew Dique now on 020 8464 6678. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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