Estimator - Leeds interviews ASAP Construction firm
We are looking to recruit an Estimator of at least two years’ experience to join this market leading firm The successful candidate will be responsible for the management and preparation of competitive tender submissions for the Commercial Building Refurbishment & Office Interior Fit-Out Sector.
Our client is a and respected Commercial Main Building Contractor specialising in the Refurbishment Sector based in Leeds , Yorkshire.
Work across the range of our 6 Refurbishment categories for a number of industry sectors
Work on a variety of tendering types though mainly Schedule of Works and Plans.
Manage incoming tender documentation including addendums and instructions
Collate tender enquiry documents and issue to supply chain sub-contractors and suppliers
Analyse supply chain returns and check for compliance, scope , accuracy of quantification, preliminaries / attendances and onerous T&C’s
Provide for our own tradesmen rates , plant and material rates for partition & ceiling works , brickwork, joinery, tiling , plastering, external works etc.
Provide an internal final tender review and present the prime cost to the management for agreement .
Establish build rates to be used in future opportunities
Ensure awareness of current build techniques and use of contemporary materials
Ensure that continuous feedback is maintained from actual projects and by analysis of market prices to ensure that estimates are benchmarked against current information
Issue feed-out and handover documents for successful tenders and provide assistance with the placing of early subcontract orders
Qualifications and Skills
Proficient user of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Effective communication skills both written and verbal
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
Contribute creative and innovative ideas
Self-motivated and organised
Excellent attention to detail and self-organisation
The ability to interact with people at all levels both within and external to the organisation
Job Type & Availability:
Estimating: 2 years for a similar or related type of contractor