Principle Estimator

Principle Estimator

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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    Up to £80000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Weston

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Looking for a Principal Estimator with experience in Utilities to join one of the UK's largest engineering and technology firms.
To be successful as a Principal Estimator you will be currently working in a similar position and will have the relevant leadership skills. You will be customer focussed, and can multi-task and prioritise work in a demanding environment. You will be flexible to assist with the demand of the role. You will be good at problem solving, have commercial awareness, as well as having good all round experience of working within the water industry.

Principal Estimator
Location: Coventry
Salary: £80,000 + Corporate Benefits Package

*Provide professional estimating capabilities to ensure winning profitable bids are secured on the account.
*Liaise with other members of the Estimating, Operational and Commercial teams to deliver high quality estimates and tender submissions
*Coaching, development and Management of staff to ensure all estimating / bidding processes are embedded within the account
*Support the Principal Commercial Manager and the division in developing and implementing Pricing / Commercial strategies to be successful for pricing on schemes and mini competitions within the account.
*Own and lead pricing and cost modelling standards / strategies on all divisional bids for the account
*Responsible for ensuring all bidding opportunities follow the group/divisional bidding process and adhere to the required governance (customer responses)
*Recruit and provide resource to meet the accounts needs.
*Diversions & New infrastructure for both clean and waste water projects
*Provide knowledge of NEC3/4 Contracts
*Scheduling and Programming of Works
*Experienced civil engineering background for both deep excavation and temporary works
*Land and planning knowledge