Senior Estimator.

Possible Start Date: Immediate

Location: Bristol

Hours P/W: 40

Detailed Job Description:

Poplar Insulation is seeking a Senior Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis and work alongside their Estimating team on the development of tenders, bids and proposals on a variety of interesting and technically challenging projects.

You will also be responsible for helping to make bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities, assessing levels of project risk, gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers and be competent at forward planning. As well as this you will be required to monitor the stages of the project to make sure that costs are kept in line with forecasts.

You will also be working closely with the Planner, Bid Managers and Project Managers.


The job will require you to be a quick thinking and competitive individual.

The ideal candidate will have great negotiation skills and a wide understanding of material, equipment and labour costs. You should have experience in competitively tendered work and land led negotiations.

You will have to be able to produce take offs by yourself and confident in your ability.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of estimating in this capacity.

Additional Information:

The role offers a competitive basic salary from £TBC, depending on experience, with an extensive and flexible benefits package which includes a company vehicle.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the leading Thermal Insulation companies in the South West and further your career whilst working on some of the most innovative projects in the region.

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