Flat Roofing Estimator – London/Letchworth

Avonside Roofing
  • Location: London and Letchworth

  • Type: Roofing

  • Hours: Full-time

  • Closing: 05/04/2021

As the UK’s largest roofing contracting business, the Avonside Group continues to add coverage to our already extensive network of branches across the country.

About the Role

As part of our ongoing expansion, we are looking to employ an experienced Flat Roofing Estimator at our London branch covering a radius around central London and our Letchworth office.

Whilst the successful candidate’s geographical base does not need to be at our Letchworth office it would be beneficial if they were accessible to it at least a couple of days a week.

Key Activities will Include

  • Reviewing and processing incoming enquiries
  • Submitting quotations and negotiating contracts
  • Developing relationships with existing and new customers and suppliers

Required Skills & Experience

  • At least three years’ experience working in a similar role where the successful candidate has been able to demonstrate consistent performance
  • The expected estimating qualities required to compile an accurate quotation
  • The ability to run the Estimating department whilst reporting into the Branch Manager
  • An appetite to seek leads and opportunities whilst developing relationships with both existing and new customers and suppliers
  • Commercial awareness and QS experience whilst not compulsory, are advantageous
  • The ability to understand construction contract law is favourable
  • Keen attention to detail
  • strict time management
  • Excellent communication and numerical skills
  • The ability to read construction drawings and specifications is essential, as is the ability to accurately quantify from such and populate BOQs

Benefits of the Role

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the largest independent contractors in the UK!

How to Apply

If you would like to apply for the role, please submit your application in writing to:

FAO: Emma Callacher, Head of Human Resources
Email: recruitment@avonsidegroup.co.uk

Avonside Group is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We reserve the right to withdraw the advert before the closing date in the event of sufficient applicants or extend it as appropriate.