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  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £35,000 - £45,000

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Job description

I am working with a leading regional contractor in Birmingham who, due to continued success, are keen to appoint an Estimator to help oversee the costing of projects across a wide range of sectors including civil engineering, commercial and residential contracts in the region.

The successful candidate must have a proven track record for a contractor. The role is ideally suited for an Assistant Estimator looking to make the next step up or an established Estimator looking for a new challenge.

In return for this, you will receive a base salary of £35,000 - 45,000 (dependent on experience) plus package and bonus.

 Job Duties:

  • Preparation of estimates of all construction costs
  • Input of all development costs into appraisals / viabilities.
  • Prepare estimates of all prime costs, Co-ordinate input of all development costs into appraisals/viabilities, input into “value engineering” exercise at appraisal/pre-start stage, input and maintain master appraisal costs
  • Liaise with all Departments as necessary to achieve a viable final cost position
  • Prepare Group viabilities for all acquisitions
  • Complete all estimating work
  • Calculate all prime costs on developments within the business, reporting any movements in costs since the preparation of the land purchases exercise. Prime costs to include but not restricted to house pricing, labour costs, site work operations and remediation work, up to commencement on site

Job Requirements:

  • Industry related business qualification
  • Min 5 years previous experience 
  • Worked for a contractor previously

TDM Recruitment Group is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.

TDM Recruitment Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.