Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Estimator Passive Fire Protection

Location: Leeds

Type: Permanent

Salary: £40,000 to 40,000 Per Year

Posted on: 23/01/2024

About the client:

We currently have a role available for an Estimator, who can hit the ground running in the passive fire protection sector.

The Estimator will report directly into the Commercial Director. All works enquires will comprise elements of fire protection including fire stopping, fire doors and active fire protection systems (fire alarms, emergency lighting systems and dampers).

About the Role:

  • Prepare priced response to a rolling pipeline of tender enquiries
  • Work with Operational and Commercial colleagues to help develop proposals
  • Keep detailed records of all enquiry documentation, including site assessments and contract terms
  • Balance multiple enquiries at once, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Keep systems used to manage and report pipeline progress up to date
  • Work within a well-established framework when analysing enquiries, identifying any potential risks and devising mitigation strategies
  • Maintain relationships with existing clients keeping a sales-minded attitude, extending to building relationships with existing and new clients

About the Candidate:

  • A track record in a similar role on projects for clients operating within the public and third sector where first principles pricing structures have been applied
  • Effective customer-facing skills and be able to self-manage workloads
  • Strong analytical skills demonstrated through a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel (the program used to prepare responses to all enquires)
  • A full appreciation of key contract terms including the JCT and NEC Form of Contract
  • A clean full driving licence
  • The role will suite
  • Commercially focussed with an interest (and ideally a proven track record) in passive and active fire protection.

Points of Appeal:

  • Company car OR Car allowance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Medicash Health Care Plan
  • Life insurance
  • Equal Opportunities in Practice