Construction Estimator

Job details
Posting date: 20 September 2021
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: Competitive Salary and bonuses
Hours: Part time
Closing date: 20 October 2021
Location: Rochester, Kent
Company: Kreative Spaces Building Contractors Ltd
Job type: Permanent
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Construction Estimator Opportunity

The role is to estimate a variety of domestic construction projects, from extensions to loft conversions, to kitchens through to bedrooms, decking and garden buildings.

The ideal candidate will have a professional, pro-active approach. You will be an effective communicator and be willing to learn.

This role would suit a candidate seeking a career opportunity with the ability to make the role their own and take ownership of their day to day responsibilities.

Key responsibilities:
- Receiving, acknowledging and checking tender documentation, raise queries as necessary.
- Handle tender information and maintain good information control.
- Setting up projects on the in house system
- Compiling tender bid lists
- Obtain and chase outstanding quotations
- Assist in financial analysis and due diligence
- Develop an understanding of drawings and specifications
- Take-off measurement from drawings
- Attend all training courses and experience modules as required.
- Necessary administration duties
To develop a detailed knowledge of the estimating system and use this as required.
- To attend interviews and post tender discussion meetings if required.
- To build up a good working relationship with our supply chain , professionals and clients.

- Essential skills and qualifications.
- Analytical and thorough.
- Committed and hard working.
- Willing to learn and ask questions.
- IT literate in Excel and Word.
- Confident and precise when working with numbers.
- Attention to detail.
- Work to various deadlines
- Organised approach to work
- Basic working knowledge of different form of contracts
- Relationship with colleagues
- Able to work in a team and communicate well
- Flexible team player

Salary negotiable and inline with experience.

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