• Job Reference: P230901S
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2023
  • Recruiter: Acapella Recruitment
  • Location: Danbury, Essex, England
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bens
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Perm
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Estimator Required

Our client is an Essex based privately owned medium sized principal contractor working across a number of sectors with an excellent reputation for quality and expertise across Essex, Suffolk and into Kent as well as east, north and central London.

The role is based at their head office in Danbury in Essex working within their Church Works department who carry out approximately £3M of work each year to churches, cathedrals, and ancient monuments using a sizable direct labour force and selected and long-term specialist subcontractors.

You will work within a close-knit team of experienced professionals carrying out the full estimating function on a wide variety of projects under the supervision of the department manager and liaising closely with Clients, Architects and Engineers.

You will have an excellent track record of working within the construction industry in a similar role and environment and be well versed in assessing and selecting tender enquiries and opportunities and taking them from acceptance to completed tender using a variety of estimating techniques, including estimating from first principles as well completing BQ’s.

You will have a good technical or practical knowledge and background and possess good problem-solving capabilities along with excellent communication, interpersonal, team working and computer skills and be able to represent the company well at all levels.

The job carries the following benefits:

  • Competitive salary, £40k-£45k depending on experience
  • Use of pool car or expense for travel on behalf of the company.
  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Pension contribution
  • Ample free car parking

If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply ASAP.

Our client welcomes applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

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