UK - Electrical Estimator – National Role / Home Based - £50,000 per annum

Electrical Estimator – National Role / Home Based - £50,000 per annum

A successful M&E contractor looking for an established Electrical Estimator from a Construction background to take full responsibility on multiple contracts & projects throughout the business. You will be working for a company that's going through a substantial period of growth and takes pride in the level of service it provides for its clients. The main purpose of this role is to produce robust and accurate pricing in a timely manner, in line with client requirements and company procedures.

This role is perfect for an established Estimator from a Construction background looking to join an expanding company where they can progress their career further.

Projects that this client has a strong reputation in range from:

  • Renewable Energy
  • Rail
  • New build
  • Refurbishment
  • Fit out 
  • Specialised industries including electrical charge points

Key Duties:

  • Preparation of material take offs and liaison with subcontractors/suppliers to quantify requirements of a tender.
  • Obtain competitive and accurate quotations from specialists.
  • An ability to understand and verify supplier and subcontractor quotations for compliancy.
  • Ensure tenders are prepared to a high standard and meet the client's deadlines.
  • Liaising with other members of the estimating team and contracts managers.
  • Carry out estimates using current estimation packages.
  • Develop working relationships with design consultants, main contractors and clients to establish communication paths.
  • Undertake site visits and surveys
  • Evaluate and clearly understand the details and requirements for each tender
  • Be up to date with the latest estimator techniques and procedures

Hours of Work, Salary & Benefits

  • Up to £50,000 per annum – Negotiable upon experience
  • Monday to Friday - 08:00am to 17:00pm
  • Auto enrolment pension contribution
  • Up to 20 Days Holiday plus 8 bank holidays 

  • At least 2-3 years' experience as an Estimator  within an M&E Contractor environment.
  • Strong estimating experience with a proven track record within the construction environment
  • Excellent understanding of commercial tendering process and procedures
  • Able to manage numerous Contracts / Projects
  • A keen eye for detail
  • Analytical skills to aid in the review of data
  • Able to work to tight and strict deadlines
  • Excellent Negotiation Skills
  • Ambitious and enthusiastic towards both your career and projects
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to liaise with a wide range of people
  • A full and clean driving licence.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel/Word skills

Please send your CV to Louise McLaren on or call 0131 261 7740 for more Information
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