We’re delighted to be hiring for both a Senior Estimator for our client, a property services business with almost 25 years’ experience providing specialist property solutions tailored to keep homes and buildings running smoothly.
With over 500 staff UK wide, they are leaders within internal and external repairs, 24/7 callouts, high-quality retrofits, planned installations and gas services, specialising within the local authority property sector. With a specific focus on social housing, they have an established track record of improving communities and creating better places for people to work and live.
In this remote working role, they require you to focus on strategic contract opportunities, with the aim of helping to grow the business by winning work through competitive tendering and framework opportunities. Headquartered in Hertfordshire, they require 2 days in the office per week, and 3 days working from home.
The role will be responsible for all elements of pricing and will involve working with senior management to form operational solutions and opportunities, sometimes on works ranging between £500k to well over £2 million. You will have at least 3 to 4 years estimating experience, with a sound knowledge of construction estimation and well-tested numerical skills.
Any qualifications in MCIOB or MRICS are preferred though not essential, neither is having previously been ‘on the tools’. You will enjoy a host of benefits including car, enhanced maternity pay or 8 weeks paternity leave, sick pay, gym memberships and hybrid working.
Due to its location the position is best for candidates living in the Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire, Northants and Leicestershire regions. If you like the sound of the role, and feel you match the basic requirements, please do send us through your CV and we’ll be in touch to arrange a confidential conversation.
Zero Surplus is East Anglia’s premier construction recruitment specialist, based just outside Cambridge we source supply chain staff for small and national construction and property service businesses across Hertfordshire and the East of England.
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