Assistant Estimator

1st Choice Staff Recruitment
Buckingham, Buckinghamshire
£18000 - £22000/annum £18k - 22k per year
04 Aug 2018
02 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Our Buckingham based client is looking to for an Assistant Estimator to join their small team. Reporting into the Bid Director, the successful applicant will take on all duties from the initial enquiry all the way through to the end, with the tender submissions. You will liaise with clients, ensure all of their requests are met on time and ensure accuracy of costs at all times.

Position: Assistant Estimator

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8.45am to 5pm

Salary: £18,000 to £22,000 pa DOE

The job will involve…

- Being responsible for ensuring tenders are priced accurately and issued on time

- Dealing with customer enquiries

- Determining the full extent of customer requirements, specifications & drawings

- Producing estimates from working drawings & material take offs

- Designing pipe routes using manufacturers recommendations & guidelines

- Producing estimates using inhouse software

- Producing and issuing quotation letters

- Dealing with suppliers regarding prices, terms & conditions, availability and any issues

- Inputting, updating and editing enquiry/customer/supplier records

- Dealing with the Supply Only orders including order processing and transportation.

The Person will…

- Have previous experience within an estimating role (ideally)

- Possess a high level of attention to detail

- Have excellent organizational skills

- Be experienced within an administrative role

- Have the ability to manage own work load and prioritise when required

- Be an excellent communicator both verbally and written

- Have a good standard of IT skills to include Excel and Word.

Please note that at times due to the volume of applications we may not be able to respond to each person individually. If you do not hear from us within 7 days we're sorry you have not been successful this time. Please do not let this stop you applying for other positions you may be suitable for. Good Luck!

1st Choice Staff Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and acts as both an Employment Agency & Business

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