Senior Estimator for Commercial & Industrial Roofing – Worthing

Avonside Roofing
  • Location: Worthing

  • Type: Roofing

  • Hours: Full-time

  • Closing: 04/12/2020

As a large national universal building envelope services provider, the Avonside Group continues to add coverage to our already extensive network of branches across the country and as part of our ongoing expansion we are looking to employ an experienced Estimator for Flat roofing systems from our branch in Worthing.

About the Role

In addition to the expected estimating qualities required to compile an accurate quotation, the successful candidate will have the ability to assist in running the Estimating department, whilst reporting into the Branch Manager, from reviewing and processing incoming enquiries to the management of other estimators and the ultimate responsibility for outgoing quotations, which may compile of other roofing disciplines.

Required Skills

  • You will have at least two years’ experience working in a similar role and fully appreciate the strict deadlines that are often imposed.
  • The ability to work as part of a team is key.
  • Attention to detail is desirable.
  • Good time management will be needed.
  • Excellent communication and numerical skills are important for this role.
  • The ability to read construction drawings and accurately quantify from such or from your own survey and the ability to read and populate BOQs is also essential.
  • Ability to negotiate and secure projects and an appetite to seek leads and develop relationships with both customers and suppliers are also key skills.
  • Whilst there is no immediate need to estimate Tiling and Slating and Sheeting and Cladding systems due to our existing resource, the successful applicant will require a broad level of knowledge and the willingness to adopt these disciplines in future.

Benefits of the Role

This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the largest building envelope service providers in the UK.

How to Apply

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

Emma Callacher, Head of Human Resources on recruitment@avonsidegroup.co.uk

Avonside Group are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.