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Location: Derby, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Junior Estimator

Derby, East Midlands, United Kingdom
£22,000 - £27,000

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Civils Estimator based in Derby. Our client is a main contractor spanning multiple disciplines, who are looking to expand their sector and footprint.
They already have a strong team of Estimators, who predominantly cover M/E, so there are plenty of opportunities for progression as the business expands and you develop your skills.

Ideally you will have experience producing estimates in the Civil Engineering sector, however if you have experience estimating in other sectors that have civil elements or you have an aptitude for measuring works as well as a good understanding of Civil Engineering and you are looking to develop into an estimator, it could be a great opportunity to make that step.

To handle tender preparation from acceptance of enquiry through to final submission working to strict deadlines throughout
To liaise with clients where necessary and to obtain specific information relevant to tender content and preparation
To obtain prices for bought out items and sub-contracts against relevant specifications, criteria and conditions
To make a preliminary assessment of overhead costs and prepare tender summaries for management agreement
To prepare material and labour take-off for pricing

Construction & Civils estimating experience within the Infrastructure, Industrial and building services
Good working knowledge of NRM2 or SMM7
High level of accuracy and commercial acumen
Design understanding
Quality of estimating proposals
Good communication and presentational skills

If you are interested in the role, please get in contact with me directly or submit a copy of your CV for review.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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