Your New Company
Due to significant growth Gilbert-Ash Limited have exclusively retained the services of Hays Recruitment to source an experienced Estimator for key works. This company is an award winning UK construction and fit-out contractor, who have built their enviable reputation on the back of their holistic approach to projects, seeing each building as a single entity rather than an assembly of packages. Their meticulous, self-imposed dedication to high quality finished works is reflected in their belief that great teams create great buildings. With a number of bid successes on commercial projects, they require an Estimator to add strong commercial acumen to their existing team.
Your New Role
You will work within an integral part of the business, reporting directly to the Estimating Manager. You will be estimating for a range of projects worth up to £20m. Additionally you will be responsible for all commercial aspects including; preparation and presentation of reports to Senior Management and Clients as well the building and management of client expectations. This is an office based role.
What you need to succeed
The successful candidate will have a proven track record of tendering and winning build projects and a strong understanding of construction processes including project logistics. You will have proven experience of delivering all aspects of your role efficiently, and to a consistently high standard. You will have at least 5 years' experience in a similar role and demonstrate the ability to breakdown construction operations into logistical sequences.
What you get in return
This main contractor puts specific emphasis on prioritising employee development, and as such can offer great opportunities for career progression. This is a permanent position that will come with a competitive package including a pension, 29days holiday, healthcare and a car allowance/car.
Experience: 0 yrs