Our client who manufacture, design and install Curtain walling, windows & doors, are looking to recruit an Estimator based in the Northants area.
You will be required to work on projects up to £5M in value in the following specialist areas:
·Windows & Doors
Role Specific Duties:
·Assist Commercial Director to assess and prioritise enquiries as they arrive
·Assist with registering new enquiries on the Quotation Log spread sheets
·Prepare best value time, cost, materials and labour estimates and tenders using the specifications, drawings and employers requirements received with enquiries to prepare
·Assess cost effectiveness of products for each enquiry
·Meet with contractors, architects, engineers and PQS practices to develop tender bid, as required
·Attend mid-bid interview meetings, as required
·Obtain accurate costs from suppliers and sub-contractors for enquiries
·Agree fabrication and installation times and costs for projects with Commercial Director and Contracts Director
·Prepare quotations and tenders utilising the Company’s standard form of quotation
·Manage own workload to ensure quotations and tenders are submitted in a timely manner
·Prepare cost a breakdown for each project secured using the cost headings issued by the Commercial Director
·Follow up estimates and tenders with ‘phone calls and emails to customers as necessary
·Must hold a current driving license
·Minimum 5 years’ experience estimating curtain wall, window and door projects
·Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of software, including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
·Good working knowledge of Schücal
·Familiar with the principles of aluminium window, door and curtain wall fabrication and installation
This is the opportunity to work with a growing company within the external facade industry.
Salaries are dependent upon level of relevant experience.
Estimator / External Façade / Curtain Walling / Glazing / Schuco