• Location


  • Sector:

    Engineering & Technical

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Joe Lacey

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01225 805080

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Duration:


  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Consultant:


Full Time & Permanent
Monday - Friday 
8am - 5pm
£40000 - £45000

Are you an experienced Estimator? Do you have a estimating background in refurbishment, education or care homes? Would you like to work within a small team covering the south of the UK?

If you have answered YES then CMD have an exciting opportunity for you!

Role and responsibilities:

Estimate for projects anywhere from £25,000 to upwards of £1.5m
Work alongside the contracts manager and explain any issues with the works
Provision of Health & Safety Plan and pre-start RAMS
Provision of programme of work
Carry out the valuations, cost any variations and agree the final account
Conducting client visits
Determine contractual, financial, technical and operational risks and to find opportunities to minimise risk and maximise gross profit
Accurate cost projection and analysis
End to end management of the tender process for projects, including refurbishments, new builds and maintenance
Maintain existing client relationships and win repeat business

Skills and qualifications:

Commercially focused 
Knowledge of contracts 
Ability to work independently
Experience in education
commercial and residential construction projects
Experience in PQQ’s 
Experience in using a measurement payment structure (MTC, NSR etc.) 
Capable of accurate financial analysis 
Strong Maths and IT skills 
Aptitude for problem-solving 
Keen attention to detail 
Personable and professional with excellent communication skills 
Able to manage projects simultaneously and under pressure 
Full UK driving licence

Degree/HND in relevant discipline
Qualification/ Knowledge of Project Management principles
Membership of appropriate professional body

Company car, fuel card, phone, laptop, 28 days holiday

As a member of a small team you must be flexible and have a can do attitude.
The successful candidate must have estimating experience within the construction industry