estimator in west sussex

job type
£ 45,000 per year
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job details

west sussex, south east
job category
construction & property
job type
working hours
£ 45,000 per year
reference number
0162 235 7230
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job description

Are you an experienced Estimator with strong Civil engineering experience? If you are then we have a fantastic opportunity for you.

We are currently recruiting for a permanent Estimator to be based in Sussex to deal with the preparation, processing and submission of tenders, working with a reputable regional based contractor. This contractor deal with highways and groundworks projects. Therefore, we are looking for Estimators who have a mixed civil engineering background.

Key responsibilities

* Involved in and oversee the whole process from tender submission and negotiation to securing project/contracts
* Analysis of tender documentation, interaction with Consultant Engineers, Architects and Clients
* Planning the jobs timescales.
* Preparing and submitting quotations with for work.
* Ensuring that costs are kept within forecasts.
* Advise and Assess on any commercial risks.
* Collate quotes for suppliers and sub contractors.
* Involvement in the review and input into quality submissions.
* Price up all rates from basic principles broken down on a labour, plant, materials and subcontract basis


* Degree Qualified (preferably civil/infrastructure related)
* Estimating experience is essential.
* You may come from an operational background, keen to focus on the more commercial aspects estimating.
* Over all you must have good attention to detail and great at time management
* Good organisation and interpersonal skills.
* Be self-motivated and have the ability to manage your own workload


£45,000 - £55,000 (negotiable depending on experience) + Package.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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