Project Estimator - Home Working

Basic Circa 35,000 + Bonus + Car Allowance
Ref: 47 Date Posted: Tuesday 24 Nov 2020
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Having recently played a role in delivering accurate project costings and estimates within the construction / specification/ D&B or fit-out sector, you are now ready for greater autonomy, the opportunity to build a team around you, and the chance to make a bigger impact and shape your career, the projects and the company you are part of.

Upon joining this ambitious, family founded, fast-paced SME you will instantly recognise that their flat structure, agile working patterns, self-directed and collaborative team culture is the powerful differentiator that facilitates their growth.

They are looking for you to bring your own ideas, best practice and entrepreneurial approach and really make this role and the department your own. With this in mind you will always be looking for ways to broaden and deepen project opportunities, enjoy sharing your knowledge and have a genuine passion for growth.

Flexible working patterns: remote 3 days a week and office based 2 days a week (Gatwick / Junction 6 M25 area)

Estimator Package:

  • Starting basic salary circa £35k+ per annum
  • Car / car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Free lunch on HO days, parking onsite

Your Role:

Building on your foundation of your estimating experience you will be commercially astute, naturally absorb technical detail and thrive on liaising with clients working as part of a fast-paced Technical Sales Team.

  • Produce project estimations (using plans)
  • Calculate costings
  • Analyse and collate material & labour costs 
  • Build and nurture strong relationships; internally, suppliers and clients 
  • Principal contact for enquiries on all estimates

Estimator Skills & Experience:

  • Experience within a similar role in a related industry
  • Proven success within a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Commercial mindset
  • Exceptional communication, administrative and organisational skills
  • Ability to absorb technical product details and detail focused
  • Collaborative disposition
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Used to working with a CRM or ERP system