JOB TITLE: Estimator


Industry : Construction & Civil Engineering Job Location : Staines
Job Reference : 11313AH Job Category : Building and Construction
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 06/02/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Job Title:Estimator Chance for a strong commercial Estimator to develop a career within an expanding business responsible for some of the UK highest profile projects. Location:Staines, Surrey Salary:£35k - £40k (dependent on experience) The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Estimator join support the commercial team and work on high-profile projects for a growing construction and interior design company based in Staines.


Job Description

Job Title:Estimator
Chance for a strong commercial Estimator to develop a career within an expanding business responsible for some of the UK highest profile projects.
Location:Staines, Surrey
Salary:£35k - £40k (dependent on experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Estimator join support the commercial team and work on high-profile projects for a growing construction and interior design company based in Staines. Reporting into the Commercial Director main duties of the Estimator role will include:
*analysing project proposals and specifications
*identify resource requirements
*preparing accurate quotes for sourcing, manufacturing and installing products
*negotiating with commercial clients
*developing and implementing a new company-wide cross-sector pricing structure
*answering technical or commercial client queries post-tender

The Candidate
As a successful Estimator candidate you must be able to demonstrate previous estimating experience, ideally within the natural stone or tiling industry, although we would be keen to speak to any candidate with a commercial estimating background. A qualification in a related discipline (e.g. estimating, quantity surveying, construction/site management etc.) would be viewed as highly beneficial and you must have a good working knowledge of relevant regulations, price trends and exchange rates.

An Estimator must have excellent communication and negotiation skills as the position will be very customer orientated in addition to strong mathematical and IT capabilities. An ability to work well within a team and excellent attention to detail is essential for this role.

The Opportunity
Our client is a rapidly growing construction and interior design company who have recently worked on some of the UKs most prestigious commercial projects and have an excellent reputation for quality and customer service. A well-established, family run business they are looking for a new Estimator to join the team as they have numerous projects in the pipeline and are looking to expand further in the future.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11313AH


Job Keywords

estimator, quantity, surveyor, commercial, pricing, stone, construction, build, refurbishment, bid, tender, proposal, PQQ, ITT, quote, price, technical, tilng



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Building and Construction recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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