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QS Estimator

QS Estimator

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Length of Employment: Perm
  • Reference: PS3637PG
  • Sector: Estimator
  • Vacancy First Advertised: 04th May 2022

P+S Personnel are pleased to be working on behalf of our clients, who are currently recruiting a QS Estimator to join their team based in Manchester on a full time, permanent basis.

As QS Estimator, you will be responsible to the Commercial Manager / Estimating Manager, for the delivery of a professional and quality Estimating / Quantity Surveyor service for all identified tender enquiries and painting contracts.

• To accurately estimate tenders and return within timescales
• Conversion of tenders to live jobs
• Visit sites as required
• Maintain regular communication with customers and organise meeting as required
• Price variations and remeasures
• Production and presentation of reports at monthly management meetings
• To ensure all contract information is collected and communicated to the contracts team
• To cost jobs on an on-going basis
• To cost final completions of contract
• Submit valuations in line with dates agreed providing full substantiation of contract & variation works carried out
• Negotiate and agree certified amounts with client
• To manage costs in line with budgets
• Approval and monitoring of invoices / payments to supplies and labour
• Agree all payment dates with clients
• Production and presentation of contract reports at monthly management meetings
• Timely follow up of commercial issues
• Undertake such other duties that are required from time to time commensurate with this position
• To promote best practice in maintaining high levels of customer service
• Business development
• To carry out any other tasks required

Person Specification:
• Estimating / QS qualification or qualified by experience
• Communication skills
• Customer care
• Information technology skills (estimating and post contract review systems knowledge desirable)
• Professional telephone manner
• Able to work on own initiative and part of a team
• Driving license
• Sales driven

If this is a role you are interested in, please apply online ensuring your CV is up to date.

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