Job Title

Estimator – Commercial Acoustic Panels

Ref: DT474
  • Position:
  • Experience:
    • Proven experience in the construction industry
    • Previous work experience in a main contractor or subcontractor
  • Salary: £35000 - £55000
  • Location: ,
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Job Description

CADagency is delighted to be working with an exclusive distributor of an acoustic panel which is being specified in large contract interior fit out projects both in the UK and globally.

The main applications of the product include but are not limited to:`
Acoustic tiles
Acoustic panels
Ceiling baffles (suspended and directly fixed)
Ceiling sails (suspended and directly fixed)
They currently have a number of prospective projects which require the time and skills of an experienced estimator to assist them in securing these prospects and in turn, enabling delivery to a high standard, within budget and within project timescales.

The main purpose of this role is to assist the CEO and Commercial Director in the completion and deliverance of all cost analysis, estimates and proposals for large projects.

For this role you will ideally be organised, methodical and self sufficient with proven experience in the construction industry for either a main contractor or subcontractor.

Overseeing projects to ensure costs remain in line with budget
Compiling bids for work
Calculating the cost of materials, transport, labour and equipment hire
Obtaining quotes for all predicted requirements from sub-contractors and suppliers
Collating detailed price lists of everything needed on each construction project
Clarifying the client’s needs and expectations
Reading blueprints and taking measurements
Making use of relevant computer software such as Excel, Word and Autodesk DWG TrueView
Assessing and adhering to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements
Keeping up to date with inflation, exchange rates and projected timescale costs
Making visits to proposed construction sites
Liaising with others including construction managers, planners and design teams
Presenting bids to clients and answering their questions
Completing work quality submissions
Preparing and submitting quotations for work.

Highly proficient in numeracy
Good at negotiating
Able to undertake project management
Commercially aware of the construction industry
Analytically minded, including having the ability to undertake financial analysis
Confident to deliver presentations
An effective communicator both verbally and in writing
Aware of data confidentiality
Assertive and resilient