Forgotten Password

Client

My client is a group of businesses include property development, facilities management, timber frame engineering, a capital projects business dedicated to public sector partnerships, regionally-based construction companies, civil engineering, building services, and businesses that deliver high-quality homes for the private and affordable markets. .

Job Role & Responsibilities:

Managing allocated projects from receipt of tender to submission, including:

  • Review tender documents on receipt and communicate same to Directors and relevant team members
  • Arrange and chair the Bid Launch Meeting and subsequent Progress Meetings
  • Identify tender deliverables / co-ordinate actions
  • Arrange Bid Settlement Meetings in line with Group Bid Settlement approval procedures
  • Prepare and issue Sub-Contractor enquiries and liaise with Sub-Contractors during the tender period
  • Liaise with Buying Department to obtain material quotations when necessary
  • Analyse tender returns / negotiate with Sub-Contractors and suppliers as required
  • Prepare analytical tenders using all relevant procurement routes – traditional / Design & Build, etc
  • Comply with QA procedures
  • Prepare Bills of Quantities as required
  • Procure Bills of Quantities externally when necessary, including reviewing key quantities on receipt – in consultation with Regional Bid Manager
  • Liaise with / manage Design Team during tender process as necessary
  • Compile tender using in-house pricing rates and / or Sub-Contract quotations
  • Liaise with operations team to identify risks and opportunities
  • Prepare site on-costs in conjunction with Planning Department and Operations Team.
  • Present completed tenders to Directors at Bid Settlement Meetings, advising on strategies for Risk, Margin and Opportunity
  • Ensure timeous delivery of tenders via traditional and electronic methods
  • Where required attend pre and post tender interviews and other meetings as deemed appropriate.
  • Prepare handover pack for projects secured / manage the transfer of projects from the Bid Team to the Delivery Team
  • Obtain feedback on submitted tenders / upload data to tender analysis system
  • Continue to update database of Sub-Contractors and Suppliers.
  • Any other duties as required by Regional Bid Manager / Directors

In addition, the Senior Estimator will be expected to:

  • Assist the Regional Management Team in developing the regional business
  • Assist the Regional Management Team in promoting a best practice culture within the department
  • Ensure that the Estimating function is a fully integrated within the regional business
  • Support and develop junior members of the team
  • Contribute to company Performance Improvement initiatives
  • Assist and support the Business Development and Operations teams as required
Agency: UCA Consulting
Contact Name: Russell Roberts
Contact Email: russell@ucaconsulting.uk
Telephone: 07826613230
Industry: Construction
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £60,000 – £65,000