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Estimator – Cladding Specialist

  • £40,000 to £60,000
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • Reading

About the employer

Our client is a well-established, high quality roofing and cladding contractor who have been trading since 2004. They provide a quality design and installation service for the external building packages including roofing, cladding and have notably built strong relationships with a variety of clients such as McLaren & Galliford Try. With a stable turnover of £16 million, this client guarantees to provide a time-efficient service to their customers for design and installation, whilst assuring a high quality and aesthetically-pleasing final product.

About the role

Due to continuous growth and successful tendering, Our Client is looking to expand their Pre Construction Team by appointing an experienced Estimator. The ideal candidate will have 3 to 5 years’ experience working with a Cladding or Roofing Sub Contractor. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established company that will provide fantastic career progression. Your role as Estimator will include but not be limited to preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client and assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies. When you’re not rolling up your sleeves and getting stuck into this you will be performing risk and value management and cost control, as well as advising on procurement strategy. You will be hands on in identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks and Preparing and analysing costings for tenders. You will also be in charge of allocating work to subcontractors.

Salary/ Benefits

Salary will be in the region of £40,000 – £60,000 + Their Company Package. Subject to skill and experience. The company offers a fantastic working environment and will provide the opportunity to progress your career through excellent guidance, support and training.

Requirements

Our client is looking at estimators who have previous experience working in the construction industry in a similar role. You must be able to demonstrate the ability to work under your own initiative as well as within a team and you must have previous Façade Experience.