Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Mechanical Estimator

Location: Southampton

Type: Permanent

Salary: £55,000 to 55,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

About the Role 

  • Liaise with clients and supply chain in order to develop successful relationships and ‘Added-Value’ through continuous development, innovative, best practice techniques. 

  • Effectively undertake Tender Enquiry activities in line with Company Processes, including commercial/technical aspects whilst maintaining non-collusive policy always. 

  • Ensure the Production of Effective Prime Cost Tenders in a timely manner to be submitted to the relevant Senior Management for Adjudication. 

  • Ascertain the Risks present on each individual Project and record / manage through via the Risk Register. 

  • Provide Technical Guidance, Advice & Bid Support, and Cradle to Grave Approach including involvement with tender programmes and methodologies. 

  • Attend site visits where applicable to ascertain tender requirements. 

  • Attend tender start up meetings and tender settlement meetings. 

  • Introduce and establish relationships with local supply chain partners in order to assist in maintaining the regional vendors list, including market testing of labour packages. 

  • Promote positive communication with Clients and all members of the Professional Team. 

  • Work closely and cohesively with other members of staff to produce high quality tenders. 

About the Candidate 

  • Strong technical & engineering background, with experience of customer management, with strong inter-personal skills. 

  • Proven track record as an Estimator within the London region. 

  • Good understanding and knowledge of Bid Management, quality systems and estimating work-winning procedures. 

  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of pricing and operation of building services. 

  •  Excellent knowledge of Mechanical Services Design & Cost elements 

  • Able to present and discuss proposal negotiations with partners, clients and their representatives 

  • Must have the ability to self-manage tasks & people to a tight deadline, however contributing to a multi-disciplined regional & work-winning team. 

  • Well-developed commercial and presentation skills 

  • Excellent communication skills, organisational skills and to be a team player. 

  • Dynamic and focused. 

Points of Appeal 

  • Up to 55k basic + discretionary bonus depending on hitting relevant milestones 

Most Important Thing 

  • A background of coming from tools would be beneficial