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Senior Estimator

Londinium Recruitment




Posted: 26/01/2023

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Senior Estimator – Super Prime Residential Contractor


£75,000 - £95,000 (Plus Benefits)


The Company

Our client is a leading highly reputable super prime residential contractor who works on some of the most prestigious luxury residential projects across the UK.

Our client represents some of the wealthiest individuals in the world and builds some of the most beautiful one-off developments in the UK which mostly consist of standalone mansions and estates. These locations include areas such as Kensington, Notting Hill, Mayfair, and Belgravia.

You will not find another contractor that is involved in higher quality work than our client!

Due to continued growth, our client is now looking to bring in a Senior Estimator to become a key part of the commercial team, reporting directly to the Commercial Director and Managing Director. This is a key role for the business as they are looking for an individual who aspires to be the key figurehead within the commercial team for the whole business.

The Senior Estimator must have relevant experience within super prime residential developments. The role would also suit an Estimator who feels it’s the right time for them to assume a more senior position.

Responsibilities of the Senior Estimator:

* Preparation of tenders to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements and setting priorities.

* Proactive involvement in establishing the Bid Strategy to win assigned tenders.

* Bid manage assigned tenders to ensure a robust tender is produced to meet tender deliverables and timescale.

* Prepares construction budget by studying design information; updating specifications; identifying and projecting costs for each element of the project.

* Evaluating offers to purchase by costing changes, additions, and project requirements.

* Obtaining bids from vendors and subcontractors by specifying materials; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating prices.

* Tender reviews

* Tender analysis

* Tender presentations

* Maintains cost keys and price masters by updating relevant information.

* Resolving cost discrepancies by collecting and analysing information.

* Preparing tender reports by collecting, analysing, and summarizing information and trends.

* Maintains quality service by following organization standards.

* Maintains continuity among corporate, division, and local work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

* Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

* Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

* Supporting commercial team

* Regular review of the supply chain

To be successful as the Senior Estimator, you will need to possess the following:

* A proven track record in estimating new build projects.

* Strong negotiation, communication, and presentation skills.

* Excellent commercial acumen.

* Good management skills

* A proactive and organised approach with the ability to work to strict deadlines in a fast and dynamic environment.

* Excellent IT skills including experience in the use of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, Word & Outlook

If this role sounds of interest to you, then please apply to the advert or give Bruno Tampo a call on (phone number removed)

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