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Estimator / Quantity Surveyor  – Interior Finishing

  • £30k-£40k
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

Estimator / Quantity Surveyor  – Interior Finishing

About the Employer

Our client is a quality-focused, high-end Painting and Decorating Contactor who hold a Royal warrant of appointment, undertaking prestigious contracts at the Royal Households, including Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle. They specialise in the design and delivery of super prime Painting and Decorating projects and have been established for over 30 years. They also focus on super prime residential, hospitality, retail, and historical conservation contracts working with clients such as Water Lily, Ellmers and Size Group.

Our client is part of a wider group who work internationally with offices based in the Middle East, France, Australia and America just to name a few. Their UK head office is Based in South Kensington. Last year the UK office had a stable turnover of £4m and is looking to grow this year with a healthy pipeline already secured with both existing and new clients.

About the Opportunity

Our client is looking to expand their business and striving for business growth, they are looking to expand their estimating team by bringing in a new addition with a plan to further develop within the business.

Main Duties

  • Preparing tender and contract documents, including bills of quantities with the architect and/or the client
  • Completing Site Surveys
  • Assisting in establishing a client’s requirements and undertaking feasibility studies
  • Performing risk and value management and cost control
  • Able to read drawings and perform take-offs
  • Advising on procurement strategy
  • Identifying, analysing and developing responses to commercial risks
  • Preparing and analysing costings for tenders


1-5 years Estimating experience within main or subcontracting. Most importantly the candidate for this role must be trustworthy, reliable, conscientious, and keen to progress your career further. You will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player.

Salary/ Benefits

Salary will be agreed with each individual on a case-by-case basis depending on previous experience. As a rough guideline, I will be targeting individuals whose annual salary is within £30 to £40K and you will receive a company works package.

How to Apply

I am more than happy to discuss this opportunity with people over the phone in a fully confidential manner.

Alternatively, it would be ideal to see a copy of your CV to understand your previous experience and employment. In line with GDPR, nothing will be done with your CV/details until we have discussed the role in detail anyway, but having gained an understanding of your formal past, this may help when we come to talk and discuss the option.

Either way, my contact details are listed below:


Tel: 01923 750095