Estimator - Construction

Agentis Solutions
Ipswich, Suffolk
£30000 - £50000/annum
12 Aug 2018
11 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Estimator – Construction


£30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus car / allowance and benefits package


Our client is a well established main contractor based in Ipswich. The
company has an exceptional reputation.

The company takes on work ranging from residential new build to
commercial new build and refurbishments. The role has come about due
to expansion. The company is ambitious and are able to provide a
strong career path for candidates that wish to progress. The company
is open minded to the level of candidate and will look at experienced
assistant estimators looking for progression to established
professionals that are looking for a good company to work for.

The successful candidate will assist and produce priced tenders that
are accurate, clearly detailed, competitive and returned within
deadlines. Maintain good relationships with prospective clients and
professionals to promote further tender invitations and provide
clearly identified price build-ups to the Contract team.


* Provide accurate budgets/cost plans

* Provide a detailed “take-off” and Bill of Quantities (BQ) using
estimating software package

* Obtain competitive prices for materials and sub-contract packages

* Oversee or complete quote analysis comparisons

* Check and amend rate/price build-ups where necessary

* Prepare tender build-ups for internal adjudication and carry out
adjustments where necessary

* Preparation and collation of relevant information/ documentation
for handover meeting, ensuring all teams are suitably briefed

* Discuss the clients requirements for a pre-tender meeting with
relevant departments, present and answer all questions regarding
cost of works

* Participate in post-tender meetings with clients


* Ideally educated to HNC or above within a construction subject.

* Have estimating experience with a main contractor, sub-contractor
or house builder

* Live within a commutable distance of Colchester, Essex

* Word processing and computer skills for record keeping/data entry
and report writing – Word and Excel.

* Knowledge of contractual procedures and responsibilities.

Please contact David Shuck on (Apply online only) for more information on
this and other estimating roles we have

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