Our client a highly professional Mechanical & Electrical manufacturer based in Telford.
They are looking to add an Estimator to their growing team.
You will be...
Successfully obtaining the tender price from suppliers, wholesalers and subcontractors
Visiting sites liaising with customers and interpreting drawings to clarify what is required and assist in establishing the best cost effective solution
Ensuring that the build up to the tender submission and all supporting documents are maintained in a logical and sequential manner
Demonstrating an ability to develop options which differentiates their tender from the competition
Developing and maintaining good working relationships both internally and externally
Liaising internally to determine who are most favourable companies to approach for prices and performance
Able to measure quantities from drawings
Undertake technical appraisals
Good understanding of tender process and systems
Demonstrable ability to analyse drawings, specifications, proposals and other documentation to prepare time, product, cost and labour estimates
Ability to present information in a coherent and appropriate manner to senior managers
Qualified to HNC / ONC in an Engineering discipline or appropriate relevant experience
Able to demonstrate good communication and negotiating skills
Varied experience of installation methods
Able to demonstrate a collaborative and team based approach to the role
Able to work to and achieve strict deadlines
£25,000 - £30,000 per annum, depending on experience