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Senior Estimator

  • Sector: Surveying & Cost Consultancy
  • Location: Chelmsford,Essex
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Salary: £70,000
Job description

We are working with a leading Main Contractor, based out of Chelmsford office, who are looking for a Senior Estimator to join their ever growing commercial team. It is a great opportunity to join a large main contractor with a big presence in the region.

The primary purpose is to produce competitive and innovative tenders, proposing the right costs to the highest quality and accuracy. To be successful at this, you will need to draw on your substantial construction knowledge and consider alternative solutions and value engineering.

As a senior member of the team, you will also be expected to draw on your experience to mentor and develop junior members of the team.

The business work across a diverse range of sectors including automotive, education, pharmaceutical, leisure, commercial and industrial. Project values range from £1M to £60M

Salary in the region of £60,000 - £70,000 plus package.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assessment and co-ordination of tender bid and pre-contract activities
  • Management and co-ordination of the Estimating Function
  • Preparation of tenders – from first principles
  • Adjudication of tenders
  • Following up tender submissions

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Must have experience for a Main Contractor
  • Good IT skills
  • HNC, degree or similar degree related to this role

For further information about this role please contact

Please contact Tom Munden at

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.