Buyer / Estimator

Location UK / Down

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1358832

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Buyer / Estimator based in Banbridge

Buyer / Estimator

Desirable Essential Skills:

  • HNC / HND or Third level degree qualifications in construction, Quantity surveying or civil engineering discipline and/or be able to demonstrate an equivalent level of 5 years’ experience.
  • Proven track record in a previous estimating role, preferable, with full responsibility of bidding process from implementation to final submission.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate confidently to all levels of financial business.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and a proactive, organised approach to work schedules

Buyer / Estimator Duties to assist with:

  • Throughout the quality / tender process submission.
  • Monthly valuations and final accounts in line with project needs.
  • Sourcing, negotiation and evaluating of supplier and sub-contractors quotations.
  • Compliance and manage the companies ISO 9001/14001 and 18001 procedures
  • Negotiation and evaluation of advantageous terms to the company in compliance with specific contract/project needs and requirements.
  • The auditing of Contracts including JCT, ICE and NEC.
  • Take off for Activity Schedules, Bill of quantities documentation preparation from drawings, specifications and schedule finishes (cad skills useful).
  • Post tender and post contract discussions and cost considerations including evaluation of the contract.
  • Primarily based in office but some travelling may be required as market conditions or external factors may affect tender submission/negotiation

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