An exciting opportunity has arisen in an established but growing roofing company in Brighton, who are looking for the right candidate to join their team as a Junior Estimator.
The role will include all aspects of roofing estimating work, including tracking and analysing enquiries, pricing work, and building tender documents. You will learn the whole process from start to finish and work as part of a team to secure and price work. You would be mainly office-based with site visits where appropriate to measure roofs. The job will start as a trainee position alongside a senior estimator and under the guidance of the branch manager, but with the aim that the candidate will be in a senior estimator role within two to three years. Therefore, this is an exciting prospect for a hard-working, dedicated and ambitious person.
The right candidate for this role:
Ideally you would have some knowledge of estimating, this could have been gained in perhaps a QS Role or Assistant Contracts Manager/Site Manager position within the Construction Sector and you are looking for further progression with your career.
* Have an eye for detail and an ability to extract important information
* Have a thirst for knowledge and learning
* Desire fast progression in their career and be willing to work hard towards this
* Have good Maths and English skills
* Possibly have completed a degree or other higher qualification (preferably within construction, maths, accounting or civil engineering)
The starting salary is £22,000-£25,000 which will increase with experience. A company vehicle will be provided and there is a bonus scheme based on company performance. Good holiday allowance including during the office shut-down over the Christmas period.
For a successful candidate, this role is an exciting opportunity to kick-start your career within a growing team.
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