Senior Estimator / Chief Estimator Designate

Recruiter
Richard Lee
Location
Maidstone
Salary
c£60-70k + package
Posted
13 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
TitleSenior Estimator / Chief Estimator Designate - General Contracting/Refurbishment Salary c£60-67k bonus package Location Kent Reference5631 My client is an established successful refurbishment contractor. They have an increasing workload; first class clients and considerable repeat business, turnover is c£40m. Their sector coverage includes education, healthcare, leisure, commercial and office work. Key core sectors are higher education and healthcare, including specialist medical suites. They now have a vacancy for an experienced Senior Estimator to join the team to assist with the selection and implementation of a computerised Estimating Package. You will need - At least 10-15 years estimating experience in main contracting - Relevant qualification - HNC/HND, Degree - Mix of tender experience up to c£1-8m, mostly refurbishment, all forms of procurement - Must be able to do take-offs and build up estimates from first principles - Ideally some experience of Conquest or other estimating package with the ability to manage the selection and implementation of a new package for my client - Self-sufficient and able to work independently - A good conversion rate of tenders priced to contracts awarded - A good understanding of all the principals of estimating, able to respond and interpret clients' requirements, successfully with winning bids - A good career track record of success and a stable working background with previous employers - Be timely, methodical and capable of multi-tasking - Must be hard working, enthusiastic and commercially minded - Accuracy, a "cool head", ability to hit deadlines and a calm approach when under pressure are the attributes my client is seeking. The person will have a stable career track record and a proven background within a well-regarded main contractor as an Estimator/Senior Estimator. For further information and to find out more contact Richard Lee or email quoting ref 5631 TMR Ltd, Tilmangate House, Windmill Hill, Harrietsham Kent, ME17 1LP