JOB TITLE: Electrical Estimator - Fire and Security


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Radstock
Job Reference : 12688 Job Category : Electronics
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 25/10/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £40000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

Excellent Opportunity - Electrical Contracting Estimator - Radstock Electrical Contracting Estimator Radstock £35,000 - £40,000 Benefits to include company car and bonus scheme We are looking for an enthusiastic Electrical Contracting Estimator who is a real go getter with a strong Domestic, Commercial and Industrial electrical background to develop a career within an expanding business responsible for expanding our business predominantly in the South West of England.


Job Description

Excellent Opportunity - Electrical Contracting Estimator - Radstock

Electrical Contracting Estimator
Radstock
£35,000 - £40,000 (Dependant on Experience)
Benefits to include company car and bonus scheme

Job Summary
We are looking for an enthusiastic Electrical Contracting Estimator who is a real go getter with a strong Domestic, Commercial and Industrial electrical background to develop a career within an expanding business responsible for expanding our business predominantly in the South West of England. We want to hear your story and what you can bring to the table. If you are looking for an opportunity working in a great working environment and like being involved with a team full of character, please apply below

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Electrical Contracting Estimator to join and support our client's team and work on their existing and up and coming project opportunities.
Reporting into the Managing Director main duties of the Estimator role will include:
*Analysing tender documents received, ahead of discussion with the team in respect of decision making as to whether a tender is to be prepared or the opportunity declined, based on the result of a pre-tender analysis scoring system to be developed with the team
*Developing and building on existing relationships with clients to secure the desired level of enquiries in target markets
*Developing and building on existing relationships with suppliers to ensure materials, sub-contract labour and specialist subcontractors are purchased/provide the most cost competitive solutions at all times
*Preparing accurate project tenders for submission to client in line with set deadlines
*Following up/negotiating with clients to secure tendered projects in order to meet/exceed set annual sales targets
*Answering technical or commercial client queries post-tender
*Developing and offering value engineering solutions to "gain an edge" when initially submitting tenders and post tender when required

The Candidate

As a successful Electrical Contracting Estimator candidate you must be able to demonstrate previous estimating experience, ideally within the Electrical, Fire and Security Systems installation market place, although we would be keen to speak to any candidate with an Electrical Contracting Domestic, Commercial or Industrial estimating background. A qualification in a related discipline would be viewed as highly beneficial and you must have a good working knowledge of relevant standards/regulations and price trends

An Estimator must be commercially minded, and 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 Electrical, Fire and Security Systems installation and maintenance company who have recently worked on some major projects such as Leisure Centres, Hospitals, large housing developments, art galleries, offices, hospitals, professional sports stadia and Hotels and have an excellent reputation for quality and customer service. A well-established business they are looking for an Estimator to join the team as they have numerous project opportunities already 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.
Job Keywords
estimator, quantity, surveyor, commercial, pricing, stone, construction, build, refurbishment, bid, tender, proposal, PQQ, ITT, quote, price, technical, tiling


Job Keywords

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



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

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