Great opportunity for experienced construction estimator to join an established business and propel it forward
Your new company
Our client are a well respected tier 2 contractor based in Edinburgh who cover most sectors of the industry from high end residential to new build commercial and industrial. As they grow they are seeking the services of an experienced estimator to join their senior leadership team and help steer their business to new levels of growth.
Your new role
As senior estimator you will be working in partnership with the company directors in the tendering and winning of new construction projects ensuring that the company has a sustainable and steady pipeline of work coming through the door. You will be responsible for the compilation of successful tenders built on positive relationships with your wide network of effective subcontractors and suppliers. Interacting with all facets of this business from the project managers to the directors your knowledge of the capability of this business and construction methodologies will ensure your tenders are effective , accurate and profitable!
Working on multiple tenders at any time , this is a varied busy role with pressure and will really appeal to someone who enjoys working against tight deadlines.
What you'll need to succeed
Our client are ideally seeking an experienced estimator currently working within the Edinburgh or Glasgow construction market with a solid understanding of the subcontractor network, client base and market conditions and sectors. You will have demonstrated expertise in the winning of profitable projects across the construction space in Scotland and can bring a wide range of knowledge and experience with you.
Our client are happy to consider candidates with broad range of experience from project managers to QS's but you must have an excellent technical understanding of building estimates and how they are put together. They are seeking someone with strong ambition to join a business and take on a real strategic role in the further development of their business. Working directly under the owners you will get the opportunity to have a real impact on this companies future and bottom line.
What you'll get in return
Our client understand to attract a key person to their business they will need to pay a competitive market rate.An attractive compensation package is available along with bonus structure and other benefits.
What you need to do now
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