North East England
Excellent Company Benefits

Key Job Function:

To be responsible for the preparation of all estimating associated with tenders of new works.  This will require good communication and negotiation skills within the supply chain. Ideally you will be experienced within Utility Infrastructure schemes and substation builds.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Researching the cost of items such as materials, transport, labour and equipment
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with contractors and vendors
  • Obtaining quotes from suppliers and contractors within a specified time frame
  • Assessing the risk levels associated with a project
  • Preparing and submitting quotations and details of costs for work to be done
  • Assisting with bids for new contracts
  • Monitoring the costs at the different stages of a project to ensure it stays within the estimated costs
  • Be able to read drawings, client specifications and provide a detailed scope of works with breakdown.


Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, ability to work at all levels
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
  • Good presentation skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to prioritise workload, work to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrate contractual understanding of buildings contracts
  • Minimum 3 years experience

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