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  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £40,000-£50,000
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Closing: 1 March 2021
  • Ref: 906712

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generate product cost estimates, including carrying out take-offs from drawings as required.
  • Preparation of Bills of Materials and other technical specifications.
  • Liaison with external suppliers and subcontractors for identified services ensuring that their quotations are fully compliant or suitably qualified.
  • Compiling take offs and inputting into Excel based estimating system in order to produce an accurate quotation.
  • Producing specifications and schedules of fittings in order to provide a fully detailed bid package. Working with the team in producing tender deliverables as and when required.
  • Carry out value engineering exercises and specification reviews to provide best value for money and design solutions.
  • Cost Reconciliation and handover to Operations, Purchasing and Finance upon receipt of an order and developing estimates into full bills of materials.

Role Requirements:

  • Able to demonstrate commercial awareness
  • Works to a high degree of accuracy
  • Can manage a busy workload and communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders
  • A team player with a flexible approach to working hours.

Essential experience

  • A strong track record of estimating experience
  • Adept at interpreting technical drawings

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of working within a modular construction environment

Required Qualifications:


  • GCSE or equivalent in English and maths
  • Must be IT literate, including intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Working knowledge of Building Regulations

Desirable Qualifications

  • A working knowledge of AutoCAD an advantage
  • A recognized building qualification would be an advantage
  • Educated to A’level/HND

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