As a result of ongoing expansion we are looking for a highly motivated, dedicated and confident professional to join the estimating team.Main Duties and Responsibilities:- To work alongside the existing team of estimators to prepare tender bids and financial estimates ranging from £5,000 to £2 million- To analyse the content of tender specifications and drawings and use the information identified to build a cost schedule suitable for use as a formal tender bid- To coordinate the preparation of all supporting documentation required in the tender bid- To communicate with clients regarding the tender and to present the final submission to the client- To assist in the pre order negotiation process with the client- Value Engineering - to propose alternatives to specifications in order to reduce costs and / or improve quality and efficiency Candidate Requirements:- Detailed knowledge and experience of the technical elements of the architectural and structural steel fabrication and installation industry- At least five years' experience of estimating within the industry- Ability to undertake a reasonable level of technical and financial calculations- Outstanding verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills- Excellent IT and numeracy skills- Excellent time management
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