Estimator – Main Contractor

About the Company:

Our client is a well established Construction company who have been in the business for over 35 years. The sectors they mainly cover are Residential, Commercial, Leisure and Education. Some of their well known clients include Chelsea Football Club, various councils in and around London and different schools. Some of their projects have included £7.5m refurbishment and alterations to Chelsea Football Club, £9m refurbishment to an existing school Willow Children’s Centre and £6m Design and Build of Langley Leisure Centre.

About the Role:

The Company are currently requiring an Estimator to add to the current team. Candidates will ideally be from a Commercial background. Their projects range from £25k-£10m. 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, Residential, Leisure and Healthcare projects. 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. Guidance and training will be provided on an on-going basis to ensure the right candidate develops their career. You will also carry out analytical pricing of in-house produced Bills of Quantities using Conquest Estimating System and to work closely with Design & Build Manager in the development of bids where required

About the benefits and reward:

The base package is circa £60,000-£80,000 and the company main ambition is to bring an individual into the organisation with the ability to grow and become a valued member of the team. The company encourages promotion for candidates that are enthusiastic and competent. Employees will be promoted through the company at a rate that is comfortable for their abilities rather than within a set company structure. This encourages the strengths and successes of the company and each individual.


The ideal candidate will have a Commercial, main contractor background with a strong and solid permanent work structure. It would be ideal if you have worked on Commercial, Healthcare Residential projects. Candidates will have at least 5 + years’ experience in estimating and at least two in a senior estimating position 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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