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Senior Estimator
Title: Senior Estimator
Category: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Job status: Full Time
Salary: £60,000.00
Salary per: annum
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The Client

Our client is highly respected regional Main Contractor / Developer based in North Essex, known for their craftsmanship and quality across the region. They're a diverse builder, offering everything from high-spec executive homes through to delivering traditional projects from schools through to heritage works. Due to the large growth in the company they are currently seeking a Senior Estimator to join their team based in Colchester. Salary would be around £50k - £70k plus package.

The Role

As a Senior Estimator, you'll be responsible for taking the lead on pre-contract and tender activity across a range of exciting general contracting works, and will also have the opportunity to get stuck into pricing in-house developments, offering a role with great diversity.


- Oversee all tender activity including pricing, preparation and submission.

- Provide detailed breakdowns of tenders

- Obtain best value sub-contract and supplier prices

- Procurement of sub-contract works including documentation and compliance

- Hold and attend regular tender review meeting

- Effective communication with clients, suppliers, external consultants and colleagues through to senior management.

- Preparing high quality bids

Qualifications & Experience

- Construction related Degree / equivalent, ideally Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management.

- Previous experience within general commercial contracting is essential, previous experience within residential development is also desirable.

- You'll ideally be situated locally to the area and have an understanding of the geographical industry

What to do next:

If you are looking for a new opportunity and this role is of interest, apply via the link below and we look forward to discussing the role in more detail with you.

If this role is not for you but you are interested in hearing of different opportunities, we'd still be keen to hear from you, so please get in touch on the number provided.

Please note, all applications are held in the strictest confidence.
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