Estimator - Residential

Location London
Discipline: Construction
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££30000 - £50000 per annum
Contact name: Callum McGoldrick

Contact email: cmcgoldrick@novaxrecruitment.com
Job ref: CMC72_1632477773
Published: 23 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Novax Recruitment are looking for an Estimator to join a rapidly growing residential building company. Our client is recruiting due to massive growth in the last 6 months - despite the effects of the pandemic. The role will evolve costing and managing jobs within the residential sector including new builds, basements, extensions lofts, and refurbishments. The role is office-based and will require candidates from a Sub Contractor background who have hands-on experience within the industry.

The Role:

  • Reviewing incoming tenders, specifications and contract documentation to analyse project risk
  • Managing of tender submission schedule
  • Attend pre-tender site visits, and undertake site surveys
  • Obtain competitive prices from suppliers and subcontractors
  • Produce quotations/tenders - projects value from £100k to £2m
  • Prepare and deliver detailed and well presented tender submissions
  • Negotiating with clients to secure contracts
  • Attendance of pre-contract client meeting
  • Management of subcontractor packages & productions of programme of works
  • Produce valuations, variations and final accounts.

Role Requirements:

  • Qualification relevant to role/industry
  • Prior estimating experience within Construction (residential experience ideal)
  • Knowledge of construction industry/suitable materials
  • Strong IT skills
  • Proven skills in working with suppliers and clients alike

What's in it for you?

  • £30,000-£50,000 per annum (depending on the level of experience)
  • Performance-based bonus scheme
  • Traveling allowance - during working hours

Working hours are 8:00 till 5:00 Monday - Friday

If this role sounds of interest please apply directly or email Callum McGoldrick at

Keywords; Estimator, Residential, Construction, New Build, Extensions, Renovations, Commercial