Estimator 24228

£80,000 - £90,000 yearly
  • BSS Contract Solutions Ltd T/A BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • London, UK
  • Jul 11, 2018

Job Description

Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are seeking applications for the position of Estimator in London.  Our client is a leading Contractor expanding in the UK  with some exciting new projects in Central London.

What is required 

Your Responsibilities

  • Preparation and negotiation of tenders submission;
  • Measuring and Quantity Take-Off from drawings;
  • Producing Bills of Quantities;
  • Sourcing pre-project information;
  • Visit site and record information about access, drainage and topography, and availability of services such as water and electricity;
  • Analysing sub-contractor quotations and checking inclusions and exclusions;
  • Produce Tender report;
  • Ensure tender is delivered to the appropriate place on time;
  • Attend pre and post tender interviews, client meetings;
  • Liaising and reporting to the Quantity Surveying Director, the Estimating Director and Procurement Department in relation to on-going projects submissions;
  • Attend regular pipeline meetings to review current tender submission requirements and communicate effectively to keep QS Director up-to-date on project submission status whilst also tracking and resolving issues;
  • Keeps abreast of various changes in industry and competitive environment in which the company operates;
  • Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and professionals to promote further tender invitations;
  • Perform Other Duties and Projects as assigned.

What you need to have

  • Degree in Quantity Surveying
  • Minimum of 5 years of main contracting experience with proven track record in dealing with Design Teams, Subcontractors and Clients
  • Displays thorough understanding of specifications, bills of quantities, and drawings to include an exceptional accuracy in measurement capabilities
  • Displays high capability of extracting quantities from drawings and issuing enquiries to sub-contractors and suppliers to ensure that accurate quotations are received for pricing within specified time frames
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office and other Quantity Surveying Packages (Billsoft)
  • Demonstrates excellent analytical responsibility
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, including the ability to provide and explain accurate reporting. 
  • Excellent organization and time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities at once.
  • Self-starter and ability to organise the workday around assigned activities and priorities with minimum supervision. Must be highly flexible with a high level commitment to success.

 What you get in return

  • Excellent working environment
  • A very competitive package is on offer for the right candidate

 If you are interested in this role, Please click apply or contact Michael on 01 707 1012 today

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