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Lead Estimator

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Lead Estimator

£55,000-£75,000 + Progression to Directorship + Benefits package

Ripley

Are you an Estimator with civil construction experience, looking for a fantastic opportunity to take the lead on large and diverse specialist projects? Do you want a role with progression to Directorship and the chance to manage your own team? Do you want to join a company who have had an increase in revenue of over 500% in the past 5 years?

On offer is a great opportunity to advance your career, working in a team that you manage independently, providing training and development opportunities to those below you. This role provides an excellent platform to utilise your commercial construction knowledge and offers excellent career progression.

This specialist maintenance business provide expertise and a bespoke service with a tailored client focus - offering a range of services including concrete structural repairs, ground remediation and geotechnical solutions. Their portfolio of work includes residential, commercial and civil engineering sectors including basements, bridges, commercial and industrial buildings. Due to their impressive order book and continued growth, they are looking to expand their team and recruit an experienced lead Estimator. They actively look to recruit people that can grow alongside the business' success, encouraging a 'promote from within' culture.


In this role you will manage a team of Estimators to ensure you deliver on all projects and contribute to the success of the company . You will be involved in activities including but not limited to; ensuring all tender correspondence is recorded and logged, reviewing contents of tender preparation, preparing tender queries and clarifications and reviewing subcontract tender submissions.


The ideal candidate will be an experienced Estimator with experience in civil construction, with the desire to manage and contribute to the growth of the company. The candidate must show they are willing to progress within the company and have interest in the construction market.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company whose ongoing success is paramount to their continued expansion, offering you the chance to become a key figure in the future goals of the business, whilst progressing your own career in a role with huge future potential.

The Role :


Preparing detailed cost budgets and estimates for projects
Ensure client guidelines and specifications are adhered to
Maintain relationships with existing clients


The Person:

Lead Estimator
Civil Construction experience
Desire to progress/ reach higher level within organisation
Interest to pursue a career in the civil construction market