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Electrical Estimator

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Posted: 20/01/2016
Reference: 736330
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England (map)
Salary: £40000 - £50000
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Job description

We are pleased to offer this exciting opportunity to join one of the fastest growing but established M&E contracting businesses in the UK.

This is a hands-on role producing detailed tenders and pricing work with the Eastern region estimating team.
The purpose of this role is to breakdown client enquiries and to prepare detailed M&E estimates, tenders and quotations to ensure that opportunities are being accurately estimated competitively, successfully and profitably.

You will support the regional management team in client meetings and estimating/tender presentations to help secure tendered opportunities.

Using relevant industry experience, you will be expected to help develop and refine the estimating process to improve efficiency, clarity, and accuracy while reducing overall costs and finding solutions to offer our clients best value within the tender submissions produced.

You will be required to liaise with and work under the guidance of the Eastern Region Senior Estimator and in close co-ordination with Estimators of other technical disciplines.

Desired Skills & Experience

A solid understanding of the electrical estimating process and previous experience of submitting accurate and detailed bid submissions within the M&E construction industry.

Experience of working with the Amtech Contract-master / Estimation package.

Established background in one or all of the following disciplines: Estimating, Quantity Surveying, Project & Bid Management

Understand and be able to interpret detailed technical works scope documentation to 

Identify, quantify and mitigate areas of commercial risk and ensure all submissions are fully compliant.

Some design experience would be beneficial

Plan workload and deliver to deadlines set

Strong interpersonal and communication skills are a requisite of this role.

A competitive package will be offered for the right candidate

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