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Assistant Estimator

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    Professional & Technical Jobs

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    Market related

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    3D Personnel

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    about 1 year ago

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Our client is a privately owned professional construction company delivering high quality projects across the residential, commercial, educational and retail sectors.

They are looking for an Assistant Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis for a residential build that they have in the Ruislip area.


  • Support the Estimating team in carrying out their duties;
  • Estimate projects using drawings to produce a takeoff and pricing by building up rates from labour, plant and material rates.
  • Manage resources, produce and send enquiries to subcontractors inviting them to tender and engagement with supply chain.
  • Receive and analyze quotations, liaising with Contracts Managers and Quantity Surveyors regarding price, proven history, availability etc.
  • Carry out tender administration and document control using 4 Projects Collaboration Software
  • To coordinate and manage the process of supplier enquiries through 4 Projects
  • To maintain the register of all enquiries as sent and received;
  • Maintain Pre-Contract supply chain database of supplies;
  • To support the wider Preconstruction Team when required
  • Control of incoming tender documentation
  • Updating of tender documents ensuring all information is up to date
  • Completion of tender enquiry documentation, and submission in line with identified deadlines;
  • Carry out general administration associated with tender and land Bid preparation and submission
  • Good verbal communication skills for interaction with internal and external team;
  • Working with key pre-construction contacts from within the Pre-Contract Team Bid Managers, Bid Writers, Estimators, Planners and other technical experts.


  • 1-3 years of experience
  • Strong residential background
  • Degree in quantity surveying or other relevant qualification

This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to further their experience