estimator / quantity surveyor

23000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + GBP23000 - GBP25000/annum excellent benefits
16 May 2018
12 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Estimator / Quantity Surveyor
GBP23000 - GBP25000

Our client is looking for an estimator / quantity surveyor to provide quotations based on the customers enquiries and make the necessary amendments during the pre-construction and construction phase if needed. Also the day to day liaison with suppliers and clients is imperative along with the ability to understand the implications of financial risk during the estimating process.
The estimator will report directly to the General Manager but will also liaise frequently with the procurement admin, design admin, contracts managers, crane supervisors and wider team. Further liaison with other members of staff within the business may be required.
• Log enquiries on the quotation tracker and review received details (floor plans specs etc.).
• Liaise with customers internally by telephone and emails.
• Liaise with external suppliers to get quotations for required materials.
• Provide accurate quotations based on the customers' requirements.
• Make necessary amendments during the pre-construction and construction phase.
• Attend pre start meetings if and when requested by the General Manager to provide commercial assistance to the Operation/Contracts Manager's.
• Involvement with the Audit of BOPAS to ensure that all files and forms are kept up to date.
• Other duties/jobs may be required to be undertaken that aren't specific to your role.

• A*- C in English and Maths at GCSE level (or similar).
• Minimum 1 year experience in a similar role.
• Minimum of 2 years' experience within the construction industry.
• Confident IT skills, proficient in the use of MS Office in particular Excel.
• Excellent Communication skills both written and verbally.
• Full clean UK driving license.
• Holds a relevant construction industry or the job role qualification.
• Previous experience working for a house builder of any size.
• Hold a valid CSCS card (training will be provide if required)