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Estimator

Job Description

Estimator

South Wales

£40,000k - £50,000k per annum (dependent on experience)

Sphere solutions are currently working with one of the leading refurbishment specialists in South Wales, and they are actively recruiting for an estimator to join their team on a permanent basis.

The client:

Our client has been working in partnership with some of the UK’s most successful companies for over two decades, to Design, Develop, Deliver fit-out, and refurbishment projects, creating spaces that empower its users and help support and grow businesses. Our client is focused on the future; taking the history of the business, industry understanding, design thinking and considered style and service, and driving it forward. They have been operating for over two decades and have gained experience, which has allowed them to build an expert team that is capable of carrying out any refurbishment project no matter how big or small.

The Candidate:

  • The right candidate will come from an interiors/refurb and fit out background

  • Ability to understand technical drawings and requirements

  • Ideally, will reside locally to the area

  • Strong and proven main contractor (fit out) with recognised companies

  • 5 or more years estimating experience with ability to do some quantity surveying

The role:

  • The candidate would need to successfully manage incoming quotations, carry out cost and quality comparisons and ensure that all information meets the client’s needs and expectation.

  • Consider risk assessments and health and safety requirements of the project

  • Issuing enquiries and ensuring the work is prioritized to follow up on enquires to ensure delivery

  • Meeting new suppliers and subcontractors to negotiate costs ensuring competitive tender submission

  • Monitoring the costs at the different stages of the project and ensure it stays within the estimated costs

  • Researching the cost of items such as materials, transport, labour and materials

On offer, is the opportunity to work for a growing refurb and fit out contractor that can offer job security and long term progression.

Needless to say, if you are open to new opportunities and would like to discuss in greater detail please don’t hesitate to get in touch.