Senior Estimator x 3 – RC Frames & Groundworks – Hertfordshire

Senior Estimator x 3 – RC Frames & Groundworks – Hertfordshire


St Albans, Welwyn Garden City or Borehamwood


£300 to £450 per day (depending on experience)


The Businesses:


These three businesses all specialise with in the groundwork and concrete frame sector but each business operates at a different level. One currently turns over around £35 million per annum with a mixture of commercial and residential projects, one company turns over around £100 million per annum, working primarily with residential main contractors and developers and the last is part of a larger group and currently turns over in excess of £150 million per annum, again working with a mixture of residential and commercial clients.


Further details on each of these clients can be given upon request with company names being mentioned.


The Positions:


Due to an increase in work load and the ongoing desire to better their performance, each of these clients are looking to strengthen their existing estimating departments by adding an experienced Estimator / Senior Estimator.


The roles will involve the usual duties such as putting together tenders for concrete frame and groundwork packages in and around London for commercial and residential schemes. Usual package values range from £1m up to £50m each:


  • Preparation of Tender Submissions
  • Measuring and Take-Offs from drawings
  • Producing Bills-Of-Quantities
  • Cost Planning
  • Pre and Post Contract meetings with clients
  • Build-up of Tender Price from first principles based on plans, programme and scope of works




For this role you must have:


  • Previous experience working for a Reinforced Concrete Frame or Groundwork subcontractor
  • Knowledge of pricing RC Frame and / or Groundwork packages
  • A steady background showing longevity with individual contractors
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in this role pricing your own projects


Salary / Remuneration:


Due to the level of these roles and the experience needed I am looking to target candidates currently earning anywhere from £70,000 to £100,000 / £300 to £450 per day (if self-employed).


Salaries / rates will be negotiable at the point of interview.


With the basic salary our client offers the usual package of car allowance and benefits plus they each offer an annual bonus which can be 10% to 20% of your annual salary.


To Apply:


These positions are immediately available so if you feel you have the relevant experience please apply with your details / CV to:


If you have any questions you would like to discuss prior to sending through your details, please call Andrew Jackson at Cityscape Recruitment on: 01923 750095.



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