Estimator/Contracts Manager

Concorde Group
St Austell
£25,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
04 May 2017
13 May 2017
My client, a long established family steel fabrication and engineering company is looking to recruit an experienced Estimator/Contracts Manager to join them. You will assist in the presentation of quotes, provide the client with the best value solution, obtain best value when seeking prices from suppliers and develop the supply chain. Maintain, develop and enhance current client relationships and also to seek new opportunities in the market place. Communicate and report to the fellow management team, the drawing office and shop floor, to ensure the client's requirements are interpreted and actioned correctly. Key tasks Ensure design & project requirements are adhered to & interpreted correctly. Oversee live projects from point of order to completion and handover. Manage material procurement; ensuring costs are kept in budget. Ensure any changes to the original scope of works are logged, communicated with the client and costs tracked, agreed and invoiced according to the contract specifics. Carry out work in accordance with our procedures set out by ISO 9001, ISO 14001 & CE Marking requirements. Fully participate in the management and development of the Engineering business. Liaise with client's engineers, architects, other designers and internal divisions/departments. Attend client meetings including pre lets, program meetings, commercial & final account meetings. Ensure site requirements are met and maintained. Ensure that H&S is adhered to, and practiced at all times. Key skills/experience Experience in fabricated structural steelwork, staircases, walkways, and general fabrication. The ability to run multiple projects during all stages of the job at the same time. Experience in estimating projects up to £500k in value. Building construction knowledge. Knowledge of current British and European design standards. Knowledge of current CE Marking law. Knowledge of current CDM & H&S requirements. Ability to manage and motivate people. Plan, control and report on work programs. Commercial awareness of economic construction techniques. Understanding of project management processes. High degree of self-motivation and a commitment to quality. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established company that is currently enjoying great financial success and securing highly sought contracts . You will be rewarded well for your commitment and motivation. Please email your CV in the first instance.