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Assistant Estimator

  • £25,000 - £35,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • London

About the Company:

Our client is a well-respected specialist in high specification residential projects. The areas they cover are Chelsea, Kensington and Mayfair. They provide a broad range of bespoke individual and specialist building services, from in house design through to construction, refurbishment and ongoing maintenance. Most of their work comes from repeat business and very prestigious and well-known client referrals. The company employs its own workforce and projects range from small works up to the value of £10m, all of which use the finest materials.


About the Vacancy:

The Company currently require an Estimator to add to the current commercial team. Their projects range from £1m-£10m and the individual must be able to communicate well with both commercial team and clients and have a professional but non adversarial approach with the emphasis of working together. The current portfolio comprises a mixture of Commercial, Retail, High Spec Residential and public spaces / museums. This role will initially provide a lot of autonomy and will require the candidate to assist in preparing tender packages and to engage with the commercial team in all aspects of Estimating. Guidance and training will be provided on an ongoing basis to ensure the right candidate develops their career. You will also carry out analytical pricing of in-house produced Bills of Quantities and  to work closely with Design & Build Manager in the development of bids where required.


About the benefits / rewards:

Our client support, develop and understand their employees. They offer employee stability through permanent long-term employment and stable working environment. You will be well rewarded for your hard work with a remuneration package that will correspond to the individuals experience and skills, Company Car/Allowance/Mileage as well as the opportunity to progress within the company as it continues to develop. The basic guideline salary is £25,000 – £35,000, however this will be dependent upon the specific skills and experience of each individual.



The ideal candidate will have a Commercial, main contractor background with a strong and solid permanent work structure, however candidates from other sectors of the construction industry will also be considered. Candidates will have at least a years’ experience in an estimating role. Tertiary qualifications in building construction are essential. Most importantly the candidate for this role must be trustworthy, reliable, conscientious and keen to progress their career further.


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