Estimator – Flat Roofing – Southampton 

SSA are recruiting an Estimator for an established Flat Roofing sub-contractor based in Southampton.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 4 years’ experience as an Estimator with a roofing sub-contractor.

About the Client:

Our client is a well-established roofing contractor based in Southampton. They offer a complete range of projects for the commercial and residential sectors with project values reaching upto £2 million.

About the Role:

  • Preparation of prime cost estimates incorporating both standard and bespoke products
  • Implementation of the tender process
  • Liaison with contractors and consultants
  • Advice on specifications and budgets
  • Measurement of quantity and scope for bids
  • Preparation of cost estimates
  • Completion of fully considered tenders at final stage
  • Advice on finalisation matters of risk and margins
  • Preparation of indicative programmes
  • Follow up with client to reach a positive conclusion
  • Successful post tender negotiations

About the Candidate:

  • Relevant experience in a similar estimating role with a roofing contractor
  • Must be client facing and be a strong influencer who can manage difficult stakeholders
  • Have tendered for projects upwards of £2 million
  • Essentially – Numerate and accurate
  • Enjoys working with people from different professional and trade backgrounds
  • Need to be logical and well organised with ability to prioritise
  • Financial attention to detail
  • Presentation skills – written and verbal
  • Positive response to pressure
  • excellent commercial skills
  • Technically competent in the estimating process

Only UK residents will be considered for this position.

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