Senior Estimator (264370)




Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- South East England -- East Sussex -- Eastbourne

Job Type

11 May 2018

Senior Estimator 
East Sussex 
Up to £60k + Package + 25 days holiday + incentives

Interaction Recruitment are currently seeking an experienced Estimator for a privately owned Main Contractor in East Sussex. Project values are generally between £1 Million - £10 Million and can be anything from Privately Owned Housing, Affordable Housing, Commercial Builds to Heritage refurbishments and extensions. 

Duties will include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Arrange site inspections 
  • Provide accurate budgets/cost plans 
  • Provide a detailed "take-off" and Bill of Quantities (BQ) using the Conquest Estimating software package 
  • Work on traditional Plan and Specification, Design and Build of Partnered Contracts 
  • Obtain competitive prices for materials and sub-contract packages 
  • Oversee or complete quote analysis comparisons 
  • Check and amend rate/price build-ups where necessary 
  • Prepare tender build-ups for internal adjudication and carry out adjustments where necessary 
  • Preparation and collation of relevant information/ documentation for handover meeting, ensuring all teams are suitably briefed 
  • Discuss the clients requirements for a pre-tender meeting with relevant departments, present and answer all questions regarding cost of works 
  • Participate in post-tender meetings with clients 

Candidates will ideally be Degree educated in a relevant construction qualification or have a relevant National Certificate, and will have a minimum five years Estimating experience. 

If you are considering a move and would like to discuss this role or would like career advice then please call Thomas Chase at Interaction Construction on 02382 025 900 / 07885688292 or email:


Contact information

Thomas Chase