My client are a highly experienced, established CAT A & CAT B refurbishment contractor with a strong national presence (especially in the North West).
They work on large scale office fit out projects (£10-£15 million in value). This client has a requirement for a degree qualified Managing Estimator.
Would you like to work for a progressive and ambitious Commercial fit out contractor?
The successful candidate will be joining the existing team of passionate and dedicated professionals. You will be required to manage an existing team of three estimators.The successful candidate will be overlooking all Estimating aspects on large scale commercial fit out projects across the North West as part of the Regional team & will be reporting into the Commercial Director.
The Managing Estimator will support the pre-construction team for preparing tenders to secure projects within the Commercial fit out sector. In particular competitive design and build tenders for refurbishment projects including liaising with the design and preconstruction teams to deliver innovative solution.
They’re involved in a vast array of schemes ranging from £500k up to £15m. Our client is a well recognised business within the interior / fit out / refurbishment market and they are currently enjoying very steady, planned & sustainable growth.
Understand project requirements
Manage the estimating assurance and governance process
Obtain the most competitive quotes by understanding current market trends.
Prepare detailed accurate material, labor, equipment, subcontracts, construction facilities, etc. estimates.
Identify and report on risk and opportunity /scope
Present cost estimates to meet customer proposals, providing consideration for general and special conditions.
Utilise, interpret and represent benchmark data
Assess tender documentation, requirements and report findings to team
Develop tender strategy and continuously monitor
Ensure all supplementary information is in place
Prepare scope specifications and requirements, prepare and inputs project schedules, perform quantity takeoffs, prepare cost summary sheets, and input quantities into estimating software
Review Company jobs and compare on a timely basis to as-sold estimates to confirm accuracy of estimate.
All applicants must have estimated large commercial fit out projects from first principles.
You must have experience managing estimators / an estimating team.
£55,000 – £75,000 plus package
Pension with contributions
Alexandra Smith at AndersElite is a specialist building, infrastructure and civil engineering Recruitment consultant based in the Manchester area.
AndersElite supply highly skilled technical and management professionals throughout the Northwest.
If you would like to discuss this role or any of my other roles, or if you require a full job spec don’t hesitate to give me a ring on 07980 006 436 or email me at
Anderselite Ltd operates as both an Employment Agency and Employment Business.
Our non-discrimination policy can be viewed on our website at anderselite .com /non-discrimination-policy