Estimator job in Bournemouth

Dovetail Recruitment are working with a very well-established company in the Bournemouth area in looking for an Estimator to join their expanding Glazing Department.

The successful Estimator will be involved in pricing, the preparation of quotations, assisting with securing orders and following the project through until completion.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Logging enquiries to the database and keeping it up to date
  • Following up on quotations and tracking where they sit in the marketplace
  • Scheduling items from architects’ drawings and preparing itemised costs for windows, doors and curtain walling
  • Using estimating programmes to prepare detailed quotations, specifications and drawings and present these to the internal sales engineers and external clients
  • Logging and following up quotations and updating the database
  • Producing fabrication drawings, assembly details and assembly drawings
  • Updating costs when variations are required
  • Attending meetings with clients or architects if required
  • Corresponding with clients, engineers or architects
  • Advising sales staff of changes to products or projects and consequent increased costs and charges

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Experience/understanding of estimating within the construction industry or similar
  • Attention to detail
  • Commercial awareness
  • Estimating experience within the glazing industry would be advantageous, but is not essential

Salary and Benefits:

  • £20,000 – £25,000 p.a depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday working hours
  • 1 hour for lunch
  • Progression and development opportunities

This Estimator role would suit candidates with good administration experience, keen to develop an estimating career within the construction industry.

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Samantha Fear
Samantha has been with Dovetail since January 2014 after graduating with a degree in Psychology. She is our Engineering and Technical specialist but also specialises in general recruitment within a variety of sectors including FMCG.

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