Design Estimator

Sector: Property and Construction
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 DOE
Location: Halstead, Essex
Role: Full Time
Contract: Permanent
Job ref: 906748
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Just Recruitment are currently recruiting on behalf of a well-established, leading supplier of high quality construction products within the UK. 

Our client is looking to recruit a Design Estimator to join them at their offices based just outside of Colchester, Essex. This company specialise in various sectors within the construction industry including advice, design, manufacture and installation. 

40 hour week, Monday to Friday - Flexible start and finish times available Competitive salary plus bonus based on company performance, paid annually (not guaranteed) Holidays – 21 days per year plus bank holidays Free parking.

Main Responsibilities

  • To contact our clients, architects and engineers either by phone or email to obtain accurate information about their requirements.
  • Evaluations of drawings to produce an accurate take-off/mark-up of the project.
  • To produce accurate quotations that reflects the clients’ requirements.
  • To liaise with colleagues within the Sales & Estimating department regarding the project in order to increase the likelihood of securing the project.
  • Monitor the workload and prioritise your time in consultation with the Sales Office Supervisor and Sales Director.
  • Perform other tasks and duties as reasonably requested by the Sales Office Supervisor or Sales Director. Key Skills
  • A strong level of computer literacy is essential including knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite of Programs.
  • Additional knowledge of software such as Bluebeam and CAD software such as Autodesk is desirable although full training can be provided if necessary.
  • Outstanding time management skills with the ability to prioritise accordingly.
  • A confident and professional telephone manner is essential.
  • Self-motivated and methodical approach to providing an exceptional customer experience.
  • Previous building design experience preferable but full training can be provided. 
Contact Lisa Cleverley to talk about this role on 01787 881962