Estimator

£55,000 - £60,000 per annum

Hertfordshire

Permanent

Job Description

Estimator required on a permanent basis! You will work with other members of tender teams to develop customer solutions and secure sufficient work in terms of value and type in order to meet our client's Company objectives.

The successful candidate is likely to meet the following criteria:

• Experience in one or more of the following: civils, water, waste, rail or tunnelling
• An understanding of construction techniques and resource needs
• Familiarisation with tender build-ups - possibly through delivery at site level
• Proficient in using Microsoft Office software
• Chartered Engineer or similar level


Key responsibilities:

• Undertake estimates in accordance with Company procedures
• Identify opportunity and risk during the tender process
• Liaise with the business unit to agree methodology and principles
• Liaise with tender Bid Manager and Planner
• Maintain a register of key assumptions within estimate
• Maintain tender estimate file
• Obtain feedback from site teams on estimating adequacy and current costs
• Presentation of estimates at adjudication
• Prepare estimating ‘adjudication pack’
• Present basis of estimate and key assumptions
• Maintain notes of adjudication meetings
• Close out actions and monitor customer negotiations, seeking amended authority as required
• Handover to site teams at contract award
• Prepare estimating ‘handover packs’
• Present basis of estimate and key assumptions
• Maintain notes of handover meeting
• Provide ongoing support to site teams relating to estimates


The salary banding is indicative and dependent on experience. Details on the full package are to be discussed during shortlisting.
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Contact Name:

Luke Taylor

Email Address:

luke.taylor@linearrecruitment.co.uk

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