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Senior Estimator – Main Contractor

  • £65,000 - £85,000
  • Main Contractor - Build
  • Surrey

About the company

Our client was formed 10 years ago by a group of highly experienced construction leaders with backgrounds in private and public sector new build and refurbishment contracts, all with tier 1 & major project experience. Over the last decade they have built a highly successful main contractor operating through London and the Home Counties.


Working on contracts varying from high end residential, Hotels, museums and educational facilities and commercial fit out, their track record to date is based on their professionalism, ethics and delivery record.  Contracts include a new build theatre at a school in Surrey, a design and build residential development in Brixton and refurbishment works on the British Museum.


Staff progression and development is important to the company, and are committed to enhancing the skill set and education of their team, through courses and academic qualifications.


About the opportunity

The company are currently recruiting for an Estimator. 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 and residential. This role will initially provide a lot of autonomy and will require the Estimator to prepare tender packages without the need for support and to engage with the commercial team in all aspects of Estimating.


This role would suit somebody with the desire to achieve results by hard work and who wish to participate in the future of one of the most progressive main contracting organizations.


About Salary/ Benefits


  • Salary will be in the region of £65,000 – £85,000 + travel, healthcare & pension


About the Requirements

Experience of working on a combination of new build, fit-out and refurbishment projects is preferred. Candidates will have experience in a senior estimating role for a main contractor. Most importantly the candidate for this role must be trustworthy, reliable, conscientious and keen to progress their career further. You will also have to be a highly motivated individual and a strong team player.