bid manager - construction in carrickfergus

20 June 2019
samantha reilly, randstad business support
job type
£ 30,000 - £ 35,000 per year
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carrickfergus, northern ireland
construction & property
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 30,000 - £ 35,000 per year
reference number
samantha reilly, randstad business support
02890 912 840

job description

Our client, a manufacturing company based in Carrickfergus are seeking to recruit an experienced Estimator on a permanent basis.

* Monday to Friday office hours - early Friday finish
* Team incentives
* Competitive Salary DOE - £30 - £35K
* Free on-site parking
* Pension
* Holidays - 30 days per year increasing to 35 with length of service

Preferred Skills:
* 3 years within a construction or engineering based estimator role
* Third Level Qualification in Quantity Surveying or a construction related subject
* Have commercial awareness of sales price vs cost
* Ability to work under pressure and to targets
* Experience in interpreting specifications on BOQs and Q40s
* Minimum 3 years experience estimating costs and preparing quotations
* Full clean driving licence is essential for this role
* Proficient in MS packages

This is a brand new position joining the sales & estimating team. Reporting directly to the Company Sales Director, it will be a position driving sales forward through estimating projects covering Ireland.

Job Responsibilities:

It is envisioned the successful candidate will take ownership and be accountable for:
* Estimating costs and prepare quotations of fencing and gate systems for various construction schemes
* Ensuring customer enquiries, bills of quantities and tenders are priced accurately from drawings and schedules to required timeframe
* Ensuring all enquiries quoted are recorded and followed up by telephone, email or meetings to win orders and achieve the best results for the company
* Maximizing sales opportunities, deal with enquiries, estimate, follow and convert to orders to achieve the Company's Sales targets
* Key Account Management for existing customers

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.


cost reporting

educational requirements

BSc quantity surveying,BSc quantity surveying