Estimator

Recruiter
Spring Grp
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
Neg.
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Are you looking for your next career move, a chance to become part of an established and sustained company, or just simply looking for a change, then this is a chance not to be missed Spring Technology are currently recruiting on behalf of one of our leading public sector clients. Based in Milton Keynes on an initial 12 month contract the client is looking for an experienced Estimator. Main responsibilities, Production of cost and price estimates based on technical drawings and specifications for security and refurbishment projects to agreed timescales Cost project risks for inclusion within proposals or to advise clients of appropriate risk pot to hold Cost and price change requests Assist in development of cost and pricing models and related information databases Undertake variance analysis of project financial outturn and other metrics against planned costs to inform future estimating Assist in development, implementation and maintenance of cost and change management policies, processes and tools Essential: Demonstrable experience of cost management from start to completion of security / estate projects Ability to produce a detailed Bill of Quantities and Bills of Materials from drawings and specifications Ability to prepare estimates using Valesco computerised estimating package (training will be provided) Ability to demonstrate a significant knowledge of security and estates projects installations (technical and protective security, secure fit out, construction works) Microsoft Excel to intermediate level and general business application skills. Desirable NVQ/RICS/IOB qualification (or equivalent) in construction cost management (training may be provided) Membership of recognised relevant institution (B&C or M&E) Successful candidates must hold a current SC Clearance Or be willing to go through the vetting check if successful. If this role sounds of interest to yourself and you are suited to this role please send your CV to or give me a call on All candidates will be spoken to regarding this role prior to submission of the CV, Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.