Estimator - Infrastructure

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Who you’ll be working for:

A growing Consultancy practice, who have developed their reputation within the region partnering with several major clients on large-scale infrastructure projects.

What you’ll be asked to achieve:

As an Estimator, you will be asked to lead a range of infrastructure projects across the south of the country. Whilst acting as the Estimator on projects, you will be responsible for overseeing sub-contract requirements for sourcing and pricing.

Main responsibilities:

* Working to strict deadlines.

* Preparation of quantities from drawings and specifications.

* Support knowledge capture, sharing and innovation. Support the implementation of strategic initiatives at the service and sector levels.

* Prepare abstract of material and sub-contract requirements for sourcing and pricing.

* Technical and commercial appraisal of material and subcontractor quotations.

* Preparation of analytical estimates including the detailed appraisal of the construction plant and temporary works.

* Contribute to the submission document preparation.

* Attend site visits during the tender period.

* Use of estimating software as a basis of preparing the estimate.

* Evaluate construction methods and formulate alternative proposals where necessary in conjunction with the bid team and tender planner.

* Associated forecasts of capital expenditure and income.

* Preparation of cash flow forecasts.

* Provide support for day-to-day delivery responsibility for small to medium projects, support larger projects/programmes of work and demonstrate the ability to take on tasks with minimal supervision. Develop our business; networking and developing client relationships.

* Support the delivery of work through proactive involvement where appropriate and through performance management of personnel to ensure work is completed in a timely manner to a high-quality standard.

* Provide services in compliance with the client's corporate governance procedures where applicable.

* Demonstrate a commitment to continuing professional development and continuous improvement.

This role would suit someone with the ability to:

* Deliver results in a client-facing role.

* Dealing with a wide range of stakeholders in a flexible environment.

* Cope with demanding and changing timeframes.

* Provide support to junior team members.

* Demonstrate a high degree of integrity.

Ideally, you will have:

* Experience in pricing work under various forms of contract including NEC, either Fixed, Target Cost, Design & Build, Specification & Drawing or ECI bids.

* Degree level qualified or equivalent in a Civil Engineering related discipline.

* Preferably Chartered or working towards.

* Experience in a similar role.

* Good technical understanding of Civil Engineering and the ability to promote alternative solutions.

* Must be numerate, accurate and self-checking.

* A full UK driving licence.

What’s in it for you?

A competitive hourly rate, alongside a fully remote or partially remote working arrangement
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