Senior Estimator

Hays Building
05 Oct 2018
02 Nov 2018
Rachel Boyle
Job Function
QS / Cost consultant
Job position
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Estimator, Construction experience essential, Aberdeen

Your new company

Is a local main contractor who are based on the outskirts of the city centre. They are a recognised market leader and a key contributor to the Construction Sector in the North East of Scotland. They have a number of key clients and continually invest in their staff and equipment which enables them to provide a high level of professional service throughout the business and the work they deliver.

Your new role

As Senior Estimator you will report into the Estimating Manager and your role will see you deliver tasks such as preparing and submitting competitive tenders in line with the companies guidelines. You will obtain quotations from sub-contractors, track market prices of materials, equipment and construction costs and prepare take offs from tender. You will review tender documentation in order to prepare accurate cost estimations. You will attend meetings and tender interviews as and when required. In addition to this you will be responsible for the support, mentoring and training of team members that are assigned to you.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to be successful for this role you will have experience as Estimator in a Main Contracting capacity. You will be able to provide quotations from multi-trades and be confident in submitting tenders up to the value of £20 million. You will be familiar with "Causeway" Estimating software and be proficient in Microsoft packages. You will have the ability to work autonomously and to a high standard.

What you'll get in return

You will be working with a leading Main Contractor and will have the ability to be highly visible and important part of the team, you will be able to train members of staff and pass on your knowledge. You will also be recognised for the hard work and effort that will be put in.

What you need to do now
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