Estimator

Location UK / Newry

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 2 days ago

Reference 1441932

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for an Estimator based in Newry

Purpose/Objective:

Produce accurate & detailed estimates including any other necessary information to comply with the clients request for a quote.

Main Duties/Activities:

  • Interpret client requirements and prepare a detailed estimate & financial model for review with internal management.
  • Monitor and update data on labor resource returns for standard items and apply these to the estimate model with current internal and external labor rates.
  • Prepare enquiries for materials, sub-contract, and any other resource items specific to project.
  • Maintain a database of standard material, sub contract, labour and any other resource.
  • Prepare detailed estimate for materials and labour for specialized items of supply and installation and review these with internal department for in house supply and with specialist subcontractors for outsourcing.
  • Survey at site where required to verify tender requirements.
  • Prepare commercial and technical inputs for tender submissions in the Client’s required format and review inputs with contract, production and commercial departments before submission.
  • Attend Client meetings as required.
  • Prepare contract brief to project team on contract award.
  • Assist project team on start up phase with major item requisitions and order planning when required.
  • Review contract returns at end of project and update future inputs as required.
  • Keep abreast of industry developments and innovations and apply these within projects where appropriate to maintain a competitive position within the market.
  • Undertake any other duties which would reasonable fall within the job title.

Essential Criteria:

  • 2 Years + Estimating experience
  • Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills
  • Have the ability to work alone and as a team player and contributor.
  • Must be prepared to travel on occasions as part of the role
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent planning and organization skills
  • Good computer literacy including Microsoft Office
  • Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook
  • The right to work and live in the UK

Desirable Criteria:

  • Building / Fit-out estimating experience
  • Knowledge of Estimating Software

Other Information:

You will be expected to participate in education, training or development as is necessary, to enable the company to achieve the company’s objectives as communicated to you.

To Apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Completed application form should be submitted by Friday 4th October 2019

We are an equal opportunity employer.