Quantity Surveyor/ Estimator Required

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Quantity Surveyor/ Estimator Required - £30,000 - £55,000 (depending on experience and level) + Car Allowance, Pension plus contributions etc - Based in North Lancashire
A dynamic, multi-disciplinary construction company are currently looking for an Estimator. An exciting opportunity to work on construction, development and refurbishment projects.
My client handles a variety of different kinds of projects including offices, leisure, health, education, industrial, housing and mixed used projects. Tender / project values will be between £500k and £15 million in value.
This role as an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious, growing company lead by a strong team of Construction professionals. This excellent contractor has built a track record of delivering a number of large and
medium high quality projects throughout its history within the construction market.

Sub-contractor procurement
Measure, progress, assist in submitting valuations,
Final accounts and retention release and monitor receipt of payment in a timely manner
Preparing monthly cost reports
Management and control of sub-contract accounts and variation accounts
Pricing and submitting variations
Applications/ valuations
Pricing and submitting variations
Liasing with clients and subcontractor
Monitor potential incoming enquiries
Required to build relationships with Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Competitors
Maintain up-to-date market knowledge of labour, plant, materials and sub-contractors
Prepare & send out sub-contract & material enquiries using conquest enquiry system
Where required produce accurate take-off using Excel
Manage, as directed, enquiries for labour, plant, materials and sub-contractors
Price bills/schedules analytically and produce quote comparisons using excel estimating software
Complete tender pricing for adjudication by the tender committee, including reporting on any risks or onerous conditions, providing a winning edge
Liaise with planner to assess programme & preliminaries
Conducting feasibility studies and writing procurement reports
Applying Value Management techniques at the outset of a project.
On secured projects prepare information for handover to the contract team
Assist in developing Company estimating library
Check tender documentation Measure tender against
Decision Analysis Inform Tender Committee on Contract Conditions

Candidate Essentials
*Construction related qualification
*Ability to take off from drawings - essential
*Experience working in a construction company
*Experience of package negotiation
* Computer literate with working knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook
* Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills
* Strong analytical and logical skills
* Able to work accurately with figures
* Full UK driving licence
* Hardworking and driven personality
* Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise own workload
* Excellent attention to detail
* Proven leadership skills with the ability to effectively delegates as appropriate

Salary and Package
£30,000 - £45,000 (depending on experience)
Car Allowance,
Pension plus contributions,
Private Health care
Based in North Lancashire

To register your interest in this excellent career opportunity, please submit your most recent CV to myself or call me if you have any questions on (phone number removed) for a confidential discussion my email address is

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