Mar 15, 2021


Due to an increase of projects my client is looking to add to their estimating team. As an Estimator you will be working for a major building contractor based in Milton Keynes.

The successful candidate will be part of a team responsible for estimating work for various projects from Residential/Commercial/Facilities Management/M&E/Hotels.

This estimating role will also include an element of quantity surveying, confirming best value of materials and labour.

An Estimator/QS will be expected to perform any of the following tasks:

  • Form a close working relationship with the Managing Director, Contracts Manager, Health & Safety team, Operations Manager, Project Managers.
  • To have a high level of understanding for health & safety and current regulations.
  • To read through any contractual requirements and make them know to the operations Director / Manager.
  • liaising with clients to identify their needs and advise of any cost saving possibilities.
  • Identifying and weighing up commercial risks.
  • Confirming credit check has been made for new and existing clients.
  • Researching materials, equipment and labour costs.
  • Gathering competitive quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers.
  • Helping with bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities.
  • Working with OD, OM & PM’s ensuring the correct labour rates have been allowed for.
  • Prepare relevant and reliable forecasts to pass to Finance Director, Operations Director / Operations Manager.
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with the key clients and bring in new contacts to the company, enabling steady growth to the estimating & QS team.
  • Presents prepared estimates by assembling and displaying numerical and descriptive information.

If this role interests you, please contact Connor on 01908 639093.

Job Information

Job Reference: EST/MK_1615815199
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Including Full Package
Salary From: £40000
Salary To: £60000
Job Industries: Office Administration & Clerical
Job Locations: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Estimator

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