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Senior Estimator

Posted 19 days ago

  • Enfield, Greater London
  • Permanent
  • depending on experience, plus Car
  • £60,000 to £90,000 /Yr
  • Sponsored
  • Expires In 9 days

Senior Estimator





Hours of work: 40 hours per week



Location: Enfield





Due to continued growth, we have a fantastic new opportunity available and we are currently on the look out for an experienced Senior Estimator within the Utilities industry.





Role Purpose



The Senior Estimator plays a crucial role in the pre-construction phase, ensuring accurate and competitive project cost estimates in line with relevant company policies and processes. This role is essential in supporting the company's growth by securing profitable projects through comprehensive and well-informed bidding processes.





Role Summary




  • Be able to carry out take-offs from drawings / BIM CAD models.

  • Be able to build up rates for labour, plant, material, subcontract from first principles.

  • Responsible for ensuring all tender deliverables are met within defined timescales.

  • Understand contract requirements, specifications, obligations, roles and responsibilities.

  • Complete tender appraisals within required timescales.

  • Prepares / prices tender submissions with most advantageous, accurate nett bids in line with any framework agreements / rates.

  • Communicate any issues within individual tenders or groups of bids that will present operational challenges or expose the company to increased risk.

  • Ensure tenders make sufficient allowance for health and safety issues.

  • Ensure tenders reflect realistic programmes for the delivery of the project.

  • Lead and mentor the estimating team.

  • Carry out any other duties appropriate to this post





Experience Required






  • Proven track record of successful bidding and securing projects.

  • Experience in leading and mentoring a team of estimators.

  • Familiarity within the utility sector.




  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field.

  • In-depth knowledge of construction materials, methods, and industry best practices.

  • Familiarity with Building Information Modelling (BIM) software.





Benefits




  • Competitive Salary + Car Allowance

  • 25 days annual leave

  • Long Service Scheme

  • Access to Group Pension Scheme

  • Life Assurance and Critical Illness cover

  • Healthcare cover for employee only

  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme & Medicash

  • CSR Programme (3 days supported per annum)

  • Continuous Development Opportunities





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