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Chief Estimator – Concrete Frame & Groundwork Contractor

  • £90,000 - £120,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Watford

Chief Estimator – Concrete Frame & Groundwork Contractor

North London

£90,000 to £120,000 (starting salary) + Benefits



About the Company:


Our client who is based in north London is an RC Frame, basement and Groundwork subcontractor that prides themselves on their excellent reputation to deliver specialist packages on commercial and residential projects with package values up to £10M within budget and to programme whilst always maintaining high standards and quality.

This company has recently been awarded a RoSPA gold award. RoSPA gold Award winners have achieved a very high level of performance, demonstrating well developed occupational health and safety management systems and culture. An outstanding control of risk and very low levels of error, harm and loss.

With success and growth in mind, our client recruits the best people that are motivated, dedicated and with a professional outlook. From their inception over a decade ago, they have built up a strong team with a reputation for professionalism and experience, which has enabled them to successfully complete many different types of contracts, each of which evolves the core elements of the business.


About the Opportunity:


This is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to take that step into a leading role, heading up a preconstruction / estimating department within a modern concrete frame and groundwork business. You will have a direct working relationship with all of the most senior people within the business and will have the autonomy to run and develop your department as you see fit.


This role is pivotal to the business as you will be responsible for producing full estimates for a variety of top main contractors and developers (specialising in the concrete frame and groundwork packages) while also developing and building your own team and processes.



About the Requirements:


Suitable applicants will have worked in the concrete frame and groundwork sector for a number of years. You should have been involved with tendering and producing estimates for these types of work with packages ranging anywhere from £500,000 up to £10,000,000 each. If you have this capability and are ready to take the step (or have already taken this step) into a leading department head role, then you are ideal for what I am looking for.



About the Benefits and Rewards:


As well as an excellent starting offer of around £90,000 to £120,000 per annum, you will also have targeted yearly bonuses and associated benefits. Our client is open to people looking for PAYE or self-employed payment methods.


Beyond these basic payment rewards, you will be part of the senior team with in a growing and ambitious company. This role could well develop with time into a directorship level position. And in return all our client is looking for is someone who shares their passion for this sector and is in it to help build a better company for the future.