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Date Added: Sun 02/04/2023


Northolt, UB5, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £55000 - £65000/annum

Estimator - Required for our client who is a leading company within the Civil Engineering & Rail sector, delivering major projects over the UK, they are recruiting for an Estimator to join them. The Estimator will be based 5d/wk in an office based in West London based (flexible working considered, site visits as and when required). The Estimator will be working in tender bids up to £30mil within the Highways, Railways, Aviation and Energy Sectors.

The Estimator will grow should posses Civils and Rail experience with a technical mind with at least 10 Years plus industry experience, The Estimator will be supported from the commercial and operational areas within the company but will have the ability to deliver Bids and Estimates independently. The Estimator will be involved in preparing take off of materials for procurement to obtain quotations and price direct works which will consist of both First principal measurement and pricing and analytical estimates. Our client is seeking an Estimator with the ability to produce construction programmes with key outputs and feed into P6 if required for submission.

Estimator Position Overview

Capable of creating a tender analysis summary report to decide bid or no-bid
Lead all mid-bid review and tender adjudication meetings
Manage all tenders and accountable to achieve strict deadlines
Manage all related administration and CANDY database
Comfortable with issuing and managing sub-contractor/supply chain enquiries
Conducting tender site visits
Work closely with Procurement and Business Development teams
Chair weekly estimating progress meetings with MD, Contracts Director and Business Development Manager present
Compiling tender handover documentation prior to any successful tender going 'live'
Capable of creating cost plans
Support commercial team with larger variation estimates

Estimator Position Requirements

10 Years plus industry Civils and Rail background
Relevant degree or higher diploma or equivalent qualification required
Proven experience of pricing tenders up to £30M
Willing to travel to prospective sites for tender inspections and reviews
CSS CANDY or relevant software capability
First principal measurement and pricing
NEC3 and/or NEC4 experienced
Highways, Railways, Aviation and Energy experienced
Work experience of at least 5 years for a civils subcontractor (Tier 2 or similar)
Understanding of applying tender contract terms.

Estimator Position Remuneration

Salary £55 - £65K
Car Allowance
HolidayBennett and Game Recruitment are a multi-disciplined technical recruitment agency based in Chichester, West Sussex operating across the UK with specialist teams covering a range of industries. We are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy, and in accordance with GDPR by applying you are granting us consent to process your data, and contact you in relation to this application and the services we offer
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