Junior Estimator

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A permanent opportunity for a Junior Estimator to join a principle building contractor, based in Tyne and Wear.

National, main contractor.

The role is to provide support to the Estimating function for the whole business, being responsible for producing the commercial aspects for a tender document with a view to securing new business. This will be done by working out how much a project is likely to cost and create budgets accordingly. The successful candidate will be required to provide prices for everything from a one-off scheme to regular projects with established long term clients.

This is the ideal opportunity for an autonomous candidate who is looking to help drive an estimating department forward with opportunity for progression.

Prepare bills of quantities and take offs from project documentation
Price bills and schedules of work
Propose preliminary costs appropriate for the project
Present prepared estimates and reports in industry standard
Prepare custom reports from resource as required
Review enquiries and establish bid strategies
Make presentations and attend client interviews / meetings
Preparation of structural estimates

Experience Required
Ability to accurately forecast revenue, profitability, margins, bill rates and utilisation
Ability to evaluate bid specifications and drawings, in order to be successful in winning contracts
Ability to provide and take P&L responsibility for all estimating work allocated
Construction related qualification (desirable)
Highly organised and responsible
Able to work independently using your initiative and maintain confidentiality at all times
Ability to work to strict deadlines and timetables
Experience of working in a similar sized (or greater) business is essential.

Competitive salary
Car/car allowance
Matched contribution pension scheme
Profit related bonus

This is a permanent position and Corepeople Recruitment Limited will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf of our client.

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