Overview

Estimator/Senior Estimator

Eastleigh, Southampton

Offering up to £50k

Interior fit out contractor

Highfield Professional Solutions are working with a Interior Fit out contractor based near Southampton who are looking to take on an Estimator. The contractor specializes in interior fit out of education, retail and commercial projects.

The candidate will have experience with Estimating and surveying from site and/or drawings, tender packages, client briefs etc, to produce estimates/quotes/tenders/bills of quantities ranging from £5k – £2.5M

Responsibilities

  • Liaise with Clients; on site and at Client/Contractor meetings, on works progress, variations, non-conformity/dispute resolution, product costing, producing interim valuations advice to Contracts Managers/QS, bills of quantities, final account forecasts etc. Encourage new suppliers/sub-contractors and negotiate supplier rates/discounts.
  • Discuss, research and prepare tender opportunities for prospective new Clients/Contracts/Tenders via many procurement channels – mainly online portals
  • Liaise with contracts administrators to produce Qualitative tender submissions, draft programmes (using Project Commander), tender stage method statements etc.
  • Investigate Value Engineering options to bring projects within forecast budgets; this being with sub-contractors, suppliers and alternative methods of construction.

Apply now to be considered for an immediate interview.