Estimator Surveyor

Hays Building
Ashburton, Devon
Closing date
18 Oct 2021

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QS / Cost consultant
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Estimator Surveyor needed for leading commercial contractor

Your new company
I'm working with a well-respected and successful specialist building contractor based in Devon that deliver contracting and project management services to their customers in the tourism, entertainment, hospitality and leisure industries.

Established over 40 years ago, the team have secured an enviable reputation for surpassing customer expectations - indeed, much of their work comes from repeat business or referral.

Your new role
Reporting to the directors this is a broad role involving both the pricing and commercial management of projects of up to £2m in value. You'll be qualifying tender opportunities, surveying and measuring potential new projects, approaching subcontractors and suppliers for their best prices, compiling,submitting and tracking tender responses, attending pre-contract meetings, then once the bud has been successful managing accounts once the job has been secured.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally, you'll have a relevant tertiary qualification and a demonstrable track record of successfully tendering and QS'ing similar projects. You'll need to be highly IT literate, be comfortable in potentially pressurised negotiation situations and have excellent communications skills with the ability to create and maintain lasting working relationships.

What you'll get in return
My client are going from strength to strength with a very healthy order book for the next two years, which should give you real peace of mind as to their security as an employer. You'll swiftly become an important and valued member of a close-knit commercial and operations team who support and challenge each other to deliver projects to an extremely high standard. For your efforts and experience, they are willing to offer an extremely competitive salary and benefits package to the successful individual.

What you need to do now
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