estimator in ashford

20 July 2018
louise pridmore, randstad cpe
job type
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year
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ashford, south east
construction & property
sub specialism
civil engineering
job type
working hours
£ 50,000 - £ 60,000 per year
reference number
louise pridmore, randstad cpe
01622 357 230
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job description

Are you an experienced Estimator looking for an exciting new project? If so, I have a permanent opportunity. An Estimator role has landed in Kent.

* Location - Kent
* Contract Type - Permanent
* Start Date - ASAP
* Salary - £50,000-£60,000
* Randstad Contact - Louise Pridmore

The Company

Our client are a civil engineering contractor who work across the South East area, with offices in Kent, London and Essex. They deal with all aspects of Civil Engineering projects, including groundworks packages.

The Role

* Preparations of estimates and quotations
* Undertaking take offs and schedule of rates to produce tenders
* Preparation of tender submission letters
* To Attend client visits and make after care calls
* Ensuring that tender lists are updated regularly, ensuring that cost of labour, plant and materials is outlined
* Attend pre and post contract interview
* Preparing specifications and enquiries for material, plant and sub-contract procurement
* Prepare documents and information for site teams
* Produce tender reports
* Undertake site measurements

About you

* Experience in Civil Engineering estimating
* Understanding the different methods of measuring
* Technical skills in organising, planning and prioritising
* Use of "causeway" for estimating, budgeting and Cash flow forecasts
* Good understanding of Risk Assessments, health and safety and Environmental Legislation
* Excellent communication skills
* Computer literacy experience in "causeway" or a similar estimating package
* Able to create relationships with customers, clients, supply chains and internal departments, to ensure that you understand their needs to then be able to deliver
* Customer focus
* Time management

What to do next

If you feel this role meets your expectations please click apply and upload your latest cv. If you are seeking a new role in the future please feel free to contact Randstad CPE's Maidstone branch for a confidential discussion where we can provide advice, assistance with training and update you on our latest vacancies.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.