Estimator / QS, Jobs, South West, Swindon

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Estimator / QS - Swindon

£45,000 - £50,000 PA - WHITE collar
Ref: 282 Date Posted: Tuesday 05 Feb 2019
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Clifton Shard are working with a thriving construction, interior fitout and specialist joinery company based in Swindon with a proven track record in delivering exceptional outcomes across all sectors.

They have an impressive portfolio of clients with well-known retail brands, and boast advanced in-house manufacturing facility, fully equipped for producing bespoke joinery and fabrication.

Due to expansion, my client is looking for a Estimator/QS to look after various projects within a 50-mile radius of Swindon.


The ideal candidate will have a construction background with both refurbishment and new build experience.  As well as estimating, the role will involve quantity surveying duties post contract award. The ability to be flexible and work as part of a team are essential.


Job Description


  • Log tenders onto data base
  • Read through and carry out brief risk assessment and report to directors
  • Send out subcontractor enquiries
  • Send out materials and specialist supplier enquiries
  • Carry out take-off if required
  • Price the works
  • Carry out site visit
  • Tender Programme in-conjunction with inhouse project Planner
  • Produce Logistics
  • Assemble information for Tender submission with risk assessment
  • Provide tender analysis and report for Directors adjudication
  • Provide Tender Qualification letter
  • Submit Tender
  • Obtain results
  • With Contracts Manager, provide support if tender goes live with
  • subcontractor buying, material buying etc


  • Carry out post contract duties
  • Quote Reviews
  • Raise Sub Contract Orders
  • Labour Schedules
  • Material Schedules
  • Valuations/Final Accounts
  • Sub contract valuations and payment recommendations
  • Cost/Value Variations
  • Provide CVR's
  • Cash flow
  • Note and provide letters for EoT
  • Claims for L&E and/on EoT
  • Professional body membership preferred but not essential


Apply here online or contact Dave Bullock:

T: 07917 231695



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