Junior Estimator – Home Working

  • Company:
    Hunter Mason Consulting Ltd
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Construction

Junior Estimator – Home Working

Solihull – West Midlands

£25,000 to £30,000 + OTE

Standard hours 8-5pm mon-thurs, 8- 2pm fri.

My client subcontracts packages nationwide working with major building contractors on project values ranging from £50-500k approx and need someone to work with the sales manager to evaluate received enquiries, prepare an accurate and competitive quote in order for us to the secure the order.

* To support the Commercial Sales Team with providing accurate and comprehensive cost calculations from information provided.

* To assist with developing the systems and processes in place in order to improve efficiency and accuracy of the quotations generated.

RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE:

* Ensuring excellent communication with the internal projects team including sales, project managers and production.

* Evaluating and interpreting the information supplied in order to identify the most appropriate solution to be costed.

* Liaising with the customer where necessary to clarify where there is missing information or any ambiguity.

* Working to deadlines set by the commercial sales manager to return estimates and tenders within the specified time scale.

* Understanding and interpreting accurately, specifications, bill of quantities, and architects drawings in order to provide quotations;

* making accurate, rapid cost calculations, and providing customers with quotations within time constraints;

* liaising with suppliers to obtain costs where required as part of the project;

* Working with supplier and the supply chain to ensure the most cost effective and profitable solution is proposed in order to provide the best possible chance of securing the project.

* Recording sales and order information accurately on internal ERP/CRM software.