£70,000 to £75,000 Per Annum
Car/All+Pension+Health+Bonus+Family Friendly Benefits
We are working with a leading Contractor whose NW Regional Construction team would generally deliver projects for clients principally based around Greater Manchester, Lancashire, Merseyside, North Wales and Cheshire. They have a turnover of c£100 Million and projects delivered in the region have mainly been affordable housing, apartments and extra care sectors carrying out new build, refurbishment and maintenance schemes.
They have had good, consistent growth, have a very good financial footing and a really strong pipeline of projects.
They are now in a position to recruit an Estimating Manager to manage a small but growing Estimating team (Currently with 4 Estimators/Cost Planners).
Ideally, they would like to take somebody working at Estimating Manager/Chief Estimator level but would also consider recruiting someone currently working at Senior Estimator level with the knowledge and gravitas to step into this position.
You will be given a good degree of autonomy.
In addition to the management, development and guidance of the team the role entails arranging and chairing tender launch and settlement meetings, value engineering, estimating/cost planning, working with the design and operations teams and the supply chain, submitting and gaining feedback on tenders, will attend meetings with clients/their representatives and sites.
You'll work closely with the rest of the Pre-Con team, the commercial and ops teams providing advice on risk particularly with the current inflationary issues in mind.
To be successful in this role you will need to have worked as an Estimating Manager/ Senior Estimator for a similar business pricing new build and Refurb projects.
You will be based in or be able to commute to the North West of England daily.
You'll have good verbal and written communication skills.
IT literate with excellent knowledge of Microsoft programs and estimating software (they use Conquest).
The successful individual will receive a generous salary and package that includes a wide variety of benefits.
You will be working with a forward thinking, award winning business who can provide a challenging and supportive working environment.
They have an excellent career development program.
You will be a member of a small regional preconstruction team where your thoughts and ideas will be appreciated.