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Senior M&E Estimating Manager

Senior M&E Estimating Manager

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    Private Equity & Venture Capital

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £90000 per annum + working from home/flex working

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    Louise Gapp

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Louise Gapp

Our forward thinking and higly regarded Tier 2 organisation is looking for a Senior M&E Estimating Manager to work within the Infrastructure environment across a range of sectors to include Highways, Power, Rail, Tunnels and Construction.

This is an integral management position within the estimating team, responsible for overseeing and leading estimating processes and procedures within the company. You will be responsible for line management of a small team and lead on reviewing all estimating documentation produced as well as completing standardised estimating tasks - including take-offs and pricing.

Key areas

  • Review and support the estimating team in preparing estimating documentation
  • Review and analyse tender documentation, highlight any potential problems and suggest solutions
  • Ensure Company estimating processes are maintained and followed
  • Analysing tenders to ensure they are compliant and in-line with client requirements
  • Work with the Bid Manager and/or Proposals Manager, to support the submission of complete tenders
  • Maintain/update the library of rates for sub-contractors and suppliers
  • Attend pre and post tender meetings
  • Work closely with Operations/Commercial/Procurement functions to create accurate estimates
  • Build/develop strong relationships and interaction with the clients
  • Responsible for maintaining and updating the Company's estimating software, ensuring information is accurate and up-to-date
  • Knowledge of both mechanical and electrical estimating best practices and methodologies
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office, including Excel
  • Knowledge of Estimating software and packages such as Trimble, Countfire, Livecount etc
  • Degree or HNC/HND in Electrical Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience working within a Mechanical and Electrical contractor
  • Experience of pricing multi-disciplined mechanical, electrical and comms contracts in excess of £20M +
  • Experience of liaising with end-user clients and Tier 1 contractors
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings
  • Can do take-offs and pricing
  • Self- motivated
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to liaise at all levels including peers and superiors
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Proactive/flexible approach

PLEASE NOTE THIS ROLE CAN BE BASED REMOTELY - infrequent travel to site as & when required