Senior Estimator

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  • Upminster, Greater London View on Map
  • Post Date : June 24, 2022
  • Apply Before : July 24, 2022
  • Salary: £0 - £8000000
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Job Detail

  • Career Level Manager
  • Experience Fresh
  • Industry Development
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Senior Estimator required in Essex

GVR Solutions are working with a well-established Bespoke Joinery & Fit Out specialist, who operate in the Commercial, Retail, Residential & Hospitality sectors. Due to finishing 2021 well and having a strong order book for 2022, they are looking to take on a Senior Estimator to their growing team. They are currently turning over £7m but are looking to increase that steadily back to £15m where they were a few years ago.

The projects they undertake range from light strip outs & fit outs around £150k, to more bespoke projects from £500k upwards to £7m. These projects are mainly in London & the South East but can be a little further afield. A large percentage of their work is through repeat business, this is achieved through their high standards of service and quality, which then provides excellent customer satisfaction.

As a Senior Estimator you will be expected to:

* Prepares and estimates budget costs for construction by studying plans and specifications.

* Evaluates offers to purchase by site requirements, additions, and costing changes.

* Resolves cost differences by analysing and collecting info.

* Writes up and presents budgets, reports, and project plans.

* Develops bids for construction projects.

* Works closely with architects and other professionals.

* Schedules meetings with clients, site managers, and staff.

* Navigates and understands building codes.

* Processes paperwork and travels to building sites as required.

* Monitors construction processes.

* Stays up to date with safety codes and improvements in construction.

The successful Senior Estimator will possess:

* Minimum 8 years estimating experience within a Joinery or Fit Out business

* Knowledge of building material components

* Good estimating skills (including taking off).

* Computer skills, especially Excel

* Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities

* The ability to analyse and assess risk.

* Good negotiation, influencing and communication skills

* Good organisation skills, analytical reasoning and attention to detail

* Local knowledge of suppliers and subcontractors

Please get in touch if you meet the above requirements for a Senior Estimator and would like to know more

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