Location UK / Tyrone
Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract
Salary £30000 - 40000
Updated 19 hours ago
An expanding main contractor currently has a requirement for an Estimator.
Expanding Main Contractor. Bespoke Projects Excellent Career Progression
Your new company
Hays Construction & Property Belfast are working in partnership with an leading main contractor to source an Estimator. This family owned company was established over 40 years ago and operate in many sectors within the construction sector throughout the UK and Ireland. They offer smart solutions starting with turnkey construction packages for all sectors, also advanced bespoke modular buildings and modular space for sale or hire. Due to consistent growth and continued success, they now require an Estimator to join their Estimating Team.
Your new role
Within your new role you will report directly to the Estimating Manager and work closely with the Pre-Construction Team. You will be responsible for analytical cost estimates and tenders, from receipt of enquiry to tender submission on a variety of large scale build projects ranging up to £30m, working on forms of contract NEC and JCT. You will analyse drawings, specifications and other documentation to prepare comprehensive build cost estimates using estimating software. This is an office based role in County Tyrone however site visits to ascertain local conditions will be required. Additionally you will be expected to maintain relationships with existing clients keeping a sales-minded attitude by working effectively with clients on all changes in scope, questions or clarifications regarding the work, during the bidding process.
What you’ll need to succeed
You will be degree educated in a construction related discipline, and will have at least 3 years of previous experience in an estimating role. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of tendering and winning build projects and a strong understanding of construction processes partnered with excellent product knowledge. You will have proven experience of delivering all aspects of your role efficiently, and to a consistently high standard. A confident and outgoing personality will also be beneficial for dealing directly with clients, colleagues, suppliers and subcontractors to determine the financial needs of completing a project.
What you’ll get in return
On offer to the successful candidate is a competitive package, pension and 29 days annual leave. This is a unique opportunity for to join an expanding, innovative contractor that has an excellent reputation for staff development and progression. This contractor is keen to invest in an ambitious Estimator who is eager to progress within their career and build on their existing skills and knowledge.
What you need to do now
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