Our client who offer the total envelope solution, manufacture, design and install Curtain walling, windows & doors, are looking to recruit a Senior Estimator based in the East Midlands area.
You will be responsible for preparing quotations and tenders on projects from £50k – £2m, working closely with Main-Contractors, Architects, suppliers and internal team members throughout the pre-contract stage. You will need to have experience of estimating on commercial glazing systems, ideally to include Kawneer and/or Reynaers and be literate in commercial glazing software packages.
In return you will be joining a friendly and dedicated team where you will play an integral role in the company’s expanding commercial business.
·Communicate with clients, architects and suppliers
·To review and fully understand the specifications detailed within tender documentation
·Be able to take off sizes and quantities to generate bills of quantities and material schedules
·Produce detailed quotations, marked up drawings and tender clarifications
·Compile estimates for the cost of providing the company’s products and services
·Prepare tender documents.
·Provide cost effective and accurate estimations.
Estimator Position Requirements
·Full understanding of the role of Estimator.
·Working knowledge of aluminium glazing systems
·A minimum of 2 years facade experience.
·A strong knowledge of relevant software (i.e. KawneerPro/ReynaPro)
·Excellent manners and communication skills, both written and verbal
·Ability to prioritise workload and stay calm under pressure
·Working well as an individual or as part of a team
·Be self-motivated and have the desire to show initiative
·Good IT ability (Microsoft office, Excel & Outlook)
Alternatively our client will consider Trainee level candidates looking to persue their career within the External Facde industry.
Salary Neg – £25-30k