Estimator - S260

Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
£25,000 - £30,000
Posted
20 Feb 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Ref
S260
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

Can you seek out practical solutions to any challenge?

Ecology and the environment are at the heart of this new Estimator role, supporting the rural economy throughout the UK. Clients will include large Civils, Local Authorities, Housing Developers and Architects. Contract values can be up to £3.2m.

Key Points

The person employed would undertake all estimating matters for commercial soft landscape and vegetation management contracts. This will be a predominantly office-based role with visits to sites and clients. They could be based in either the Lichfield or Exeter office.

Responsibilities will include 

•Production of PQQ’s
•Estimating new contracts
•Procurement of materials
•Client negotiation
•Pricing and agreeing variations to contracts
•Monitoring contracts and producing financial reports
•Developing strong client relationships

Must haves

You must have proven estimating, commercial and operational experience within commercial soft landscaping and be familiar dealing with major national and regional clients. You must also be familiar with vegetation management, contract documentation, dispute resolution, financial reporting and H&S matters.

Highly desirable

•Understanding of NEC contracts and arboricultural works
•Use of estimating software

Thank you for the interest you have shown in this vacancy.  Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications that we receive, it is not possible to respond to every one.  Therefore, unless you hear from us within the next 14 days, your application will have been unsuccessful.