Estimator / Jnr. Quantity Surveyor

  • Job Reference: 11814
  • Date Posted: 29 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £36,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: + A Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Sector: Business Operations, Office
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email: office@paulmitchellassoc.co.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

11814 – Estimator / Jnr. Quantity Surveyor Job Spec

Location: Leicester

Summary

Our Client – an established construction sector firm based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced Estimator / Junior Quantity Surveyor to assist their QS Manager on a full-time permanent basis.

 

The Role

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Feasibility studies,
  • Land viability studies,
  • Preparation of provisional site budgets / estimates for multiple sites,
  • Produce take-offs for road & sewer groundworks, plot / external groundworks, brickwork, carpentry & painting,
  • Produce an accurate schedule of rates that can be used for budgets / trades,
  • Works closely with Quantity Surveyor Manager to ensure that all budgets are accurate and a true reflection of the overall build / site costs,
  • Present budgets / feasibility studies to QSM, Operations Director & Finance Director prior to sign off.

 

The Right Person

  • Previous experience as an Estimator / QS,
  • Experience using COINS or Eque 2 Housebuilding software in essential,
  • Effective communication skills, confident in presenting information to senior management,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision, able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving team within a large organisation,
  • Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills.

 

Package

  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £36,000 - £40,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Holiday 28 Days + Bank Holidays (incl. Xmas Closure)
  • Benefits incl: KPI Bonuses, Company Car or £4k Car Allowance, 5%+ ERs/ 5% EEs Pension, Private Health.

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11814) on 0116 254 9404.