Senior Estimator job in Dronfield at Henry Boot PLC

Senior Estimator

Company: Henry Boot PLC

Location: Dronfield UK

Date Posted:Apr 26, 2017

We currently have an opportunity for a Senior Estimator to join the company. This permanent role will be based at our Dronfield Office, Derbyshire, requiring occasional regional site visits. You will be required to work 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday although you will be expected to work the hours which are required to fulfil the job role fully.Key Function of the Role: Reporting to the Head of Pre-Construction, you will be required to have a successful track record in producing cost estimates for groundwork and civil engineering tenders and have a comprehensive understanding of the construction industry and marketplace. Key accountabilities will be but not limited to:Preparing cost estimates using company systems and processesCreating subcontractor enquiries and analysing quotationsBuilding relationships with supply chain partnersUnderstanding tender risks and opportunities to contribute in Tender Launch and review meetingsOperating as a member of the wider bid team to create compelling offersWorking with in-house and external professional partners across the complete range of procurement typesManaging tender files and client correspondence through the tender periodPromoting the introduction of Value Engineering and Innovation in tendersPresenting cost reports to the bid team in tender settlement meetingsContributing to internal and external bid team presentationsKey Requirements:Qualified in a relevant discipline with at least an HNC/HND in an associated field.10 years of experience in the construction industry working in a similar roleDemonstrable knowledge of and success in developing cost estimates for projects involving groundwork, civil engineering and infrastructure type worksKnowledge and experience of operating the Conquest estimating systemExperience of compiling cost estimates across a range of procurement typesAn excellent communicator and relationship builderA team player that can work under pressure to fixed deadlinesFull driving licence In addition to the above, experience and success in developing cost estimates for building and other construction work would be viewed as an advantage. In return for your commitment and motivation, we offer a competitive salary, Company Car/Car Allowance, company pension, life assurance (subject to pension status) and a profit-related bonus. Please upload an up to date CV and covering letter (PDF format) indicating your current salary and benefits package.Henry Boot Construction Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Henry Boot PLC, one of the leading property, land and construction companies in the country. With over 130 years of proven construction expertise. An award winning contractor committed to sustainability, the highest standards of health and safety, corporate responsibility and reducing environmental impact. We invest heavily in our people to make sure we combine the very best of traditional values with the latest construction techniques. Henry Boot Construction Limited is committed to valuing diversity and to equality of opportunity. As an Equal Opportunities employer we welcome applications regardless of gender, race, disability, age, religion, belief or sexual orientation.CLOSING DATE: 24 May 2017 View full job description
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