Senior Estimator

  • Job Reference: 00006165-1
  • Date Posted: 7 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Bradford, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Classed with 'Key Worker status' our client is recruiting for an experienced Estimator who has experience of estimating in the HVAC AHU sector. This is a project focused Estimator who can supervise and take responsibility for a team of 6 estimators? Want to work for a vibrant manufacturing business who despite the uneasy market due to Coronavirus are actively hiring and developing?

The company is an industry leading manufacturing business who supply specialist equipment into a wide range of sectors including Data Centres, FMCG, Food, IT and Industrial. They have an exceptionally strong culture and have a progressive approach to staff development and training. Despite the recent upheaval throughout the UK they are actively recruiting for an experienced Senior Estimator. The role will oversee the estimating team comprised of 7 people and handling all requests for information.

Key Responsibilities of the Senior Estimator are:

Provide solid leadership to the team with the aim of continuing to build a strong team unified towards achieving the company goals
Provide accurate on time estimates for all enquiries - assist the sales team with building a solid pipeline
Providing senior management with reports and accurate forecasts
Delegate work throughout the team to ensure sales activity and customer service is kept at high levels
Plan department workloads and build strong communication links with other departments in the company to ensure on time delivery of projects

About You:

Prior experience in an estimator role within engineering or manufacturing company
First class communication skills able to deliver verbally or written across a variety of documents
Experience of managing a team of estimators or sales agents
Excellent planning skills and strong understanding of production processes
Should have run staff appraisals and been responsible for managing staffing issues

This Senior Estimator role is a key position for the company who are growing from strength to strength. The company will offer you an excellent opportunity to work on some major projects, develop your team management and also grow your experience as an Estimator.

They are actively hiring and interviewing for this role with phone interviews scheduled to happen next week - please don't delay in submitting your CV for this role