Estimators & Estimating Managers

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Quantity Surveyor

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  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Theobald

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Job Description
We are currently looking to recruit at all grades of Estimators and Estimating Managers to undertake duties on a number of high profile projects with our partners and clients within sectors: Defence, Rail, Utilities, Nuclear, Defence, Highways and Environment. The role is to join our expanding Bristol and South West team on some of the region's most exciting projects.

Job Objectives
As the Estimator you will be responsible for:
Production of accurate and comprehensive estimates for projects in a timely and efficient manner.
Control and management of the estimating process at project level
Production of estimates without management or supervision
Supporting development and promotion of estimating good practice
Assisting in the achievement of departmental objectives
Staying abreast of developments within own technical area of expertise to be able to give best practice advice in line with business objectives
Active member in developing and driving and Estimating Hub in region.

Required Skills
Qualified to high standard in Estimating or Quantity Surveying with proven relevant experience
Wide and varied experience of construction projects
Relevant successful experience of provision of estimating and/or QS services in a large project environment
Understanding of project management, planning, and investment processes
Understanding of setting a baseline and tracking scope and commercial change
Understanding of risk and opportunity. Identify, understand and communicate key risk and opportunities for client, stakeholders and the business
Experience of using estimating software packages (such as RIB, Candy etc.)
Candidates are expected to have excellent communication skills (oral and written) and be genuinely committed to finding new and more effective ways of working.

Membership of a relevant professional body with chartered status and/or educated to degree level
Preferred degree in quantity surveying or associated construction field
Desirable membership of RICS / CIOB /A. Cost E.