Senior Estimator - Refurbishment

Birmingham Permanent
  • Senior Estimator Needed for Housing Refurbishment contractor - West Mids
  • Are you ready to breathe new life into homes and communities?

About Our Client

Our client is a reputable construction and property services company renowned for its commitment to excellence, innovation, and community impact. Founded on the principles of quality, integrity, and collaboration, the Group has established itself as a leader in the construction and refurbishment industry.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the estimation efforts for housing refurbishment projects, from initial assessment to final cost analysis, ensuring accuracy and efficiency throughout.
  • Collaborate closely with project managers, architects, and subcontractors to gather project requirements and develop detailed cost estimates.
  • Conduct thorough site inspections and assessments to identify project scope, materials needed, and potential challenges.
  • Utilise industry knowledge and market trends to source cost-effective materials and labour, maximising project value while adhering to budget constraints.
  • Prepare comprehensive bid proposals and presentations, highlighting cost breakdowns and value-added services to prospective clients.
  • Mentor and support junior estimators, sharing expertise and fostering a culture of continuous learning within the team.

The Successful Applicant

Required Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven experience in estimation within the housing refurbishment or construction industry, with a focus on residential projects.
  • Proficiency in estimation software and tools, such as Xactimate, PlanSwift, or similar platforms.
  • Strong understanding of building codes, regulations, and industry standards related to housing refurbishment.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build rapport with clients, suppliers, and subcontractors.
  • Detail-oriented mindset with a commitment to delivering accurate and timely estimates, even in fast-paced environments.

What's on Offer

Excellent salary and benefits, alongside a great culture and growing company.

Michael Lyons
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+44 115 948 6497

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Michael Lyons
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+44 115 948 6497
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