Senior Estimator - Regeneration

3 days left

23 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
Contract Type
I currently have a great opportunity for a Senior Estimator, You will take the lead in preparing the measuring and pricing element of tenders and to assist other estimators when required for larger schemes.

This vacancy is based near Solihull, West Midlands.

project capabilities range from GBP5m to GBP50m with an ever increasing portfolio.
Residential (High end and affordable)
Speculative housing
Retirement Villages
Dementia and supported housing
Extra Care, Mental
Health & Move On Accommodation Key Responsibilities:

Initial Appraisal of a tender opportunity, provide an overview of the project documents to the board for approval to submit a tender.
Coordinate the measure of the project with the estimating team in order to meet the tender deadline.
Identify risks and record on a tender risk register.
Support the Bid Team to achieve the deadlines set
Conduct site visits
Ensure risks and opportunities are identified
Organise and delegate tender elements so that the tender can be collated by the Bid Coordinator
Compile Sub contract enquiries for issue electronically. Source subcontractors and suppliers capable of carrying the works specific to the project, size, complexity, Location.
Attend tender design review meetings in order to ensure the bid team achieve the most economically advantageous bid.
Price draft preliminaries where required in line with the tender programme and the assigned project manager for the tender.
Price the measured Bills of Quantities for the scheme
Present the financial elements for the tender Adjudication meeting
Value engineering - provide advice and costs associated with value engineering proposals for the scheme
Provide input in post tender queries / negotiations
Present the tender financially in the format provided by the client
Initial Appraisal of documents issued for Land Bid opportunity
Assessing build costs, technical constraints, planning advice, sales values, programme, specification
Develop appraisal to establish scheme viabilityExperience and Qualifications:

Degree / or professional body membership
Demonstrate the use of first principles estimating
Experience of two stage tenders
Land Bids
Cost planning
Computer literacy
Strong commitment to achieving deadlines
Positive attitude towards teamworkLinsco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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