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Estimator - Experienced Mid-range

£40,000 - £50,000

UK / North West

Construction, Property & Facilities / Professional Services, Technology, Industry & B2B



David Gregson
020 8892 0115

Having Joined bid recruitment as a business development manager David is focused on developing new relationships and opportunities with companies throughout the UK. David has always had a keen interest in understanding the structure and dynamics of companies he has worked with to provid


Job Description

REF: 15157
Posted: 13 January 2020
Closes: 18 February 2020

Ref: 15157

Job title: Estimator

Sector: Public Sector, Private Sector, Defence, Commercial, Retail, HVAC, Engineering, MEP.

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000

Position: Full Time - Perm

Location: North-West

Company Background

Our client is a leading specialist manufacturer, supplier and installer of high specification ventilation systems for controlled environments. They have a wealth of experience supporting clients with a fully bespoke solution from concept to completion. Their clients span a wide variety of industries and sectors from public sector to private sector throughout the UK and beyond. They are a leading organisation that support their employees to provide ongoing personal development and progression.

Job Description

Within this role as an experienced Estimator you will be responsible for compiling estimates for new business opportunities. You will coordinate all aspects of estimates including internal and external aspects, dealing with subcontract, specialist and supply chain elements. You will be tasked with drafting tender proposals, presenting cost and project information in a concise and easily comprehendible manner.

Ideally you will have experience estimating within a similar role covering; MEP, Construction, Engineering, Building Services.

You will be required to; register and acknowledge all relevant enquiries, interpret and understand project requirements from initial Invitation to tender documents.

Manage and monitor bid cost plan preparations.

Develop cost estimates model for; Building works (including pipework and electrical), Fabrication work, Site installation, Preliminaries, Equipment, Sub-contract, Design, Escalation & Risk factors.

Working as part of a wider team you will collaborate to compile content and produce supporting documents to enhance the quality of bids and proposals.

You will be included in post tender reviews and presenting project handover content once opportunities have been won.

Required skills

Experience of the UK HVAC market.

Experience with estimating as part of a similar bid preparation and co-ordination function, MEP.

Previous experience in a similar role for construction, engineering or building services company.

Interpersonal skills, presentable, client focussed.

Good working knowledge of Microsoft products, Powerpoint, Word and Excell.

Desired Skills

Experience working with Trimble Estimating Software.

Knowledge of AutoCAD and Primavera P6 software.

Experience of the Nuclear industry, in particular Nuclear Ventilation

For further information or to be considered for this position please contact Hayley Wood at Bid recruitment or apply following this link.