Estimator – Conservation/Built Heritage

Telford, West Mids
28 Jan 2013
15 Feb 2013
Job Type

Estimator – Conservation/Built Heritage

Reporting to Managing Director

Job description

You will be required to:-

•    Efficiently plan, design, and prepare tender specifications for conservation projects.

•    Understand and interpret architectural and mechanical plans, designs, and specifications.

•    Prepare project plans for successful bids with estimates of project costings and bills of quantities, including those for materials, equipment, labour and overheads, for use by Project Managers.

•    Complete and submit tender documentation in a competitive tendering environment, including quality submissions , and undertake post-tender reviews/ interviews.

•    Develop, harmonise and maintain estimating procedures for the organisation.

•    Identify and develop potential markets, including sourcing potential tenders via appropriate portals and advertising media.

•    Communicate effectively with colleagues and customers e.g. through appropriate reporting, including written reports.

•    Attend meetings and represent the Company, including at pre-tender meetings and site visits with colleagues and external clients.

•    Handle confidential information sensitively and appropriately.

•    Work within a team environment, but also on your own initiative.

•    Effectively uitilise IT equipment and software within your daily work.

•    Any other duties appropriate to the post.