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Assistant Estimator

Job description

Assistant Estimator
Immediate position available in Corby
Monday - Friday (Days)
£23,000 - £32,000

This is an excellent opportunity for an Assistant Estimator with construction experience to join a well-established company, with a recognised name in the market.

Are you an Assistant Estimator looking to join a leading contractor, working on various different projects across the UK? they are in a high growth period looking to propel their plans for further growth and success.

This principal contractor offers high end new build, fit out & refurbishment services to clients nationwide. Due to their success and increased workload, they are looking for an Assistant Estimator with experience in the construction sector & someone that can meet the higher demand and take them to the next stages of success. The company actively encourage the development of their staff and pride themselves on a dynamic and supportive culture.

This role provides an excellent opportunity to become an integral part in a business' ongoing success, assisting on large projects in a dynamic environment, working alongside an established and experienced team.

The role:

  • Prepare and price tenders ready to send with Estimating Manager and Director approval.
  • Show creativity and resourcefulness to gain better pricing from subcontractors
  • Assist Submission of 100% of bids and budgets by the bid deadline.
  • Review bid requirements thoroughly and asks followup question on every bid
  • Have a thorough understanding of the scope for specific trades assigned
  • Develop RFI's (Request for Information) and clarifications and ensure adequate subcontractor coverage
  • Assist in Performing a comprehensive analysis for review in tender meeting


The person:

  • Immediately available
  • Good understanding of Excel is preferable but not essential and general computer skills
  • Trade, higher education experience preferable but not essential training will be given
  • Forward thinking & keen to develop