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Estimator - Structural Steelwork

Steel Connexions Limited
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UK > Scotland-Lanarkshire
Excellent Salary DOE
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Estimator - Structural Steelwork

Based in Lanarkshire, our client is a leading structural steelwork fabrication company supplying steel structures throughout the UK.

Due to continued expansion and a full order book, they now require an additional Estimator to primarily work in their structural steelwork division.

Your key activities will include but not be limited to:

Responsible for the preparation and the subsequent negotiation of tender submissions for steelwork projects.
Sourcing pre-project information and analyzing sub-contractor quotations, agreements and enquiries.
Measuring and ‘Quantity Take-Off’ from drawings.
Input data onto estimating software.
Produce Bills of Quantities.
Build up the tender price from the first principles based on the scope of works, plans, specification and programme.
Produce the tender report in preparation for the tender adjudication.
Attend pre and post contract interviews, client meetings etc.
Collect and distribute feedback.
Investigate cost-effective and/or alternative solutions.
Maintain awareness of the latest techniques.
Carry out other relevant duties as required from time to time.

Required Experience

Your qualifications and experience should include:

Ideally, 5 years or more proven estimating experience in the Structural Steelwork industry.
A team player who is a confident communicator with all members of staff.
You must have excellent interpersonal skills; maintain good working relationships with colleagues, client, suppliers and have a personable character.
Excellent organizational skills and the ability to adhere to strict deadlines on a daily and weekly basis.
Microsoft Office proficient ideally, with experience in the use of Microsoft Project or other project programming software.

The company is a leading player in its field, offers excellent salaries DOE and very good career prospects.

Relocation expenses available for the right candidate.

All applications will be treated in confidence.

All applicants must send a current CV.

All applicants must be immediately eligible to work in the UK. (Agy)