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Senior Estimator - Highways & Civils

Job Title: Senior Estimator - Highways & Civils
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands, England
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus & Car
Start Date: 2018-02-20
Reference: 77953
Contact Name: Jake Sharrock
Contact Email: Jake.sharrock@nesgt.com
Job Published: February 22, 2018 15:46

Job Description

Senior Estimator – Highways & Civils

This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Estimator to join the commercial division of a fantastic organisation within the Highways & Civils industry. You will take responsibility for your own patch and be comfortable and confident going to client and customer sites on a regular basis including local authorities and independent businesses.

The package includes a £45,000.00 - £55,000.00 basic salary plus company car, or car allowance as well as bonuses and other company benefits.

Responsibilities
  • Assistance in the preparation of pricing, bids & tenders on the delivery of Strategic Highways & Civils contracts
  • Liaise closely with the Managing Director and Commercial Manager on a range of projects simultaneously up to and beyond the value of  £1.5million
  • Coach and mentor Estimators and junior staff where possible.
  • NEC Contract knowledge
  • Framework agreements
  • Champion continuous improvement in performance and adopt a H&S best practice culture
  • Development of key relationships both externally and within the business
Essential
  • Highways construction industry experience particularly within road surfacing
  • Proven effective management style
  • Computer literate
  • UK right to work.
Desirable
  • Building products knowledge eg. Asphalt
  • Project management experience
Rewards
  • £45,000 - £55,000
  • Company Car
  • Annual Bonus
  • Pension
  • Holidays
Key skills
Highways, civils, estimating, estimator, QS, quantity surveying, commercial, pricing, bids, tenders, NEC, councils, local authorities. asphalt, surfacing, projects, management, continuous improvement.