Senior Estimator

Steve Thomas
Midlands and East Anglia
Up to £70k + package
Job Posted

A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Estimator to work in Birmingham on a highly prestigious rail project, due to a recent award. To be the successful candidate you must have strong estimating experience in either signalling, depots, or general rail infrastructure such as track laying, earthworks and other associated civil works.

Project Details

You will be a Senior Estimator working on a highly prestigious £multi billion rail project.

Responsibilities and Duties

Senior Estimator Job Duties and Responsibilities (not limited to):

- Review clients project proposals and documents and identify the key items for pricing
- Determine the clients price submission requirements and create the estimating plan and document
- Build up an accurate cost estimate in an elemental and analytical format with a level of detail commensurate with the level of maturity of the client’s project
- Liaison with the client team and designers to understand the project requirements.
- Prepare & present the commercial aspects of the price to the heads of department
- Provide estimating assurance and governance to management and delivery teams.
- Preparation of recommendations for award of contractor packages
- Review the Preparation of cost plans

Desired Skills and Experience

- Extensive previous experience working in an Estimating role
- Experience working on either signalling, depots, or general rail infrastructure in the rail sector
- IT proficient with extensive exposure to use of spreadsheets & IT packages relating to estimating
- Experience of mentoring or assisting junior staff members in their development

Qualifications/Educational Requirements

- Degree qualified is preferred but not essential
- MACostE is beneficial but not essential

Employing Company Overview and Profile

The company is one of the leading construction and engineering consultancies on the globe, and are growing in the UK. They work on some of the most prestigious projects in the UK and internationally as well as various frameworks with clients. They are a multi-disciplinary consultancy that offer fantastic progression opportunities within.

Additional Benefits Package and Incentives

The company offer a fantastic salary.

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