Job Profile

Head of Estimating - Required for our client based in North London to help drive the business forward. The Head of Estimating will be working for a company that work both as a Principle Contractor and a Sub-contractor working within the Civil Engineering and Building Structures sector working on projects up to £30m. Working within Rail, Groundworks, Piling, Aviation, Tunnelling, Basements and many more.

The Head of Estimating will be able to work from First Principles and have some experience of Pre-Construction activities, ideally within a Rail and Civil Engineering environment. You will have a good understanding of general Civil Engineering from a projects perspective, ideally with some site experience. The Head of Estimating will be able to motivate people and drive business performance, holding good levels of personal energy and be comfortable working in a complex, fast paced environment.

Head of Estimating Position Overview

  • Provide Dynamic Leadership to the Commercial Team
  • Lead by example and stimulate a positive working environment in all matters
  • Ensure the estimating team remain motivated and proactive in all matters.
  • Support the company in business development opportunity
  • Understand the clients brief and tender documentation
  • Provide compliant, competitive and timely bids / estimates
  • Provide bid management support on selected projects
  • Ensure Company Procedures are understood and complied with by the team
  • Provide evidence of the proper insurances being in place

Head of Estimating Position Requirements

  • Minimum 10 Years Construction Experience
  • Minimum 5 Years leading site teams
  • Experience of Pre-Construction activities
  • Motivated to push business forward and progress career
  • Proactive
  • Experience working on large frameworks as a principle contractor and Sub contractor
  • SMSTS holder
  • Experience for working from First Principles

Head of Estimating Position Remuneration

  • Highly competitive
  • Package to be tailored to individual
  • Career Progression

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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