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Senior Estimator

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JOB_POSTING-3-605

Posted on 13 January, 2023

London, United Kingdom

Full time

Bidding

About us:

Ferrovial Construction is internationally recognized for its capacity to design and build civil engineering and construction projects, mainly in large transportation infrastructure. Its track-record to date includes more than 304 miles of tunnels, 11,930 miles of roads (including 2,485 miles of highways), 2920 miles of railroad lines (including 434 miles of high-speed railroads) and 16,994 miles of road maintenance and repair.

Job Description:

Senior Estimator

Reporting to – Bid Director / Tendering Director

Location – Chiswick, London

Job Purpose

To prepare, manage and supervise accurate estimates for major infrastructure projects to support delivery of business objectives including relationship with subcontractors

Key Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the achievement of Health and Safety in accordance with company policy
  • Responsible for preparing, managing, supervising and taking accountability for the development of cost estimates in support of project and business objectives.
  • Review tender documents and drawings
  • To create detailed cost risk analysis and work breakdown analysis to ensure the production of high-quality cost estimates.
  • Identify and prepare risks and opportunities register
  • Compile and supervise enquiries and procure quotes for materials and sub-contract packages
  • Contacting with supply chain for Quotes Clarifications
  • Preparing comparisons of quotations
  • Analytical estimation of prime costs using estimating software (Candy preferred)
  • Liaise closely with tender planner and agree methodology and sequencing
  • Prepare tender settlement meeting review reports and supporting information
  • Prepare submission documents and ensure timely delivery
  • Contribute to mid-tender and post-tender meetings as necessary
  • Prepare and handover secured tenders to the project team
  • Ensure full compliance with the core process procedures throughout tender period
  • Estimate preliminary costs, including escalation
  • To promote company values in all dealings with other employees, clients, subcontractors and other external contacts
  • Understanding of contractual risks in NEC and other forms of infrastructure contracts.
  • Updating date basis of rates and suppliers

Key Skills

  • Previous experience as an estimator for large scale projects particularly roads and motorways including structures.
  • Prepare tender settlement meeting review reports and supporting information
  • Extensive experience liaising with the supply chain
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Team player
  • Responsive to meet tender submission deadlines

Desirable Skills

  • Presentation skills (written and verbal)

Please note that this job description does not represent a comprehensive list of activities and employees may be requested to undertake other reasonable duties.

Please note that this job description does not represent a comprehensive list of activities and employees may be requested to undertake other reasonable duties.#Ferrovial #United Kingdom #associate

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