Technical Estimator (Construction / Manufacturing Sector)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Shropshire
Salary
28000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP28000 - GBP30000/annum Free parking, private healthcare
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Role Overview

Due to continued expansion a permanent opportunity is available for an experienced Technical Estimator based in our offices between Telford and Shrewsbury.

This role will involve assisting the Sales Team to prepare bespoke quotations, and providing accurate cost estimations based on both technical drawings and client specifications.

Company Overview

For over thirty years Ferco have specialised in the design, manufacture and installation of fixed seating for venues across the globe.

Our product range includes some of the best seating on the market for audiences in the sports & stadium, cinema, education and auditorium sectors. We're proud to have been involved in prestigious projects including - the London Olympics, Arsenal's Emirates Stadium, Oxford University, and Odeon cinemas.

Ferco's mission is to be our client's partner of choice - and the people within our business are key to that goal. We employ proactive and dedicated people who are willing to exceed customer expectations and take the company forward to continued success.

Key Role Objectives

Reading and disseminating technical (CAD) drawings of clients construction-based projects
Interpreting cost estimate sheets and using this data in quotes
Providing timely and accurate project costings - considering technical specifications, client requirements, material and installation costs
Evaluating pricing from new and existing suppliers
Liaising with internal and external contacts to ensure the continued accuracy of pricing and technical information
Maintaining contact with clients, contractors and quantity surveyors to ensure the accuracy of all information
Maintaining information on internal CRM systems, inputting and outputting data in Excel spreadsheets, and creation of proposals in Powerpoint format

Candidate Profile

Ability to read, measure and interpret technical CAD drawings
Experience within the building or construction trades would be beneficial
Competence in completing full project quotes in conjunction with the sales team
A working knowledge of Salesforce software would be advantageous
Confidence to negotiate with suppliers
Capacity to multitask and focus on several different projects simultaneously
Attention to detail and accuracy in all workings
Knowledge of Microsoft software
Excellent communication at all levels

Due to our location and occasional travel requirements a clean driving license and vehicle will be necessary for this role.

As well as an attractive salary we offer a pleasant office environment with free parking, 22 days holiday, pension and private medical insurance after 3 months with the company.

To discuss the role in confidence please contact Jane on (Apply online only).

No agencies please