First Military Recruitment
£30k - 40k per year
04 Aug 2017
13 Sep 2017
SC18 – Estimator Location: Ashford Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 Overview: First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an Estimator on behalf of our clients, a multi-disciplined construction company. This is an exciting opportunity to join a Kent based company and be responsible for analysing tender documentation and capturing client’s requirements. This role would suit ex-military personnel however, candidates from all backgrounds will be considered. Duties and Responsibilities: · Analyse tender documentation and capture client’s requirements. · Produce an accurate BOQ for pricing purposes to reflect client’s requirements, based on a good knowledge of CESSM 3, highways method of measurement, or SSM7. · Clear knowledge of costing traditional and design & build contracts. · Prepare material and sub-contractor enquiry documents. · Carry out site visits. · Assess individual rates and prices, create new or insert from sub-contract and material quotes. · Produce accurate and competitive commercial submission ready for internal review and sign off. · Attendance of pre and post tender meetings. Skills and Qualifications: · 3 Years estimating experience is essential. · Working knowledge of NEC3 and JCT conditions of contract, current HSQE legislation, construction techniques and methods. · Knowledge of building material components and plant requirements. · Management skills. · Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills, well-spoken and personable, able to get on with diverse personalities. · Strong analytical and reasoning abilities. · Good organisational skills and attention to detail. · Highly numerate with well-developed ability to accurately manipulate numerical information. · Self-motivated with the ability to work alone or part of a team. · Actively drive the collaborative approach to ensure the best submission is provided. Location: Ashford Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 This job was originally posted as