We are passionate about people and have a real focus and drive around continuous development, we believe we offer a career of a lifetime!
Ranked as the 14th Best Company To Work For by the Sunday Times in 2017, Willmott Dixon are driven by quality and customer service and to this day we remain family owned and take pride in our core values.
We are now looking to expand our team in Farnborough with an experienced Senior Estimator that will align themselves with our values.
As a Senior Estimator it is important to deliver the right net cost, on time, to the highest quality and accuracy. You will have worked on a range of projects and project values for a main contractor.
In return we provide to you a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, the opportunities for you to develop your career with Willmott Dixon and the training to make this happen -
but most importantly a great place to work with a true family ethos!
To manage commercial activities with a high degree of acumen
To identify opportunities to add value throughout the project process
To identify risks and opportunities
To price selected trades from first principles using agreed Willmott Dixon outputs
To lead the supply chain enquiry process
To produce a detailed control document at handover to delivery team
To conduct their role in a way which is consistent with the company's sustainability objectives
To complete project take-offs to the required level of detail up to the level of SMM 7 for all trades
To lead and prepare the complete commercial and pricing element of a tender or cost plan
Constantly reinforce and deliver our customer first ethic
Essential and desirable criteria
Proven experience of :
Technical or Operational :
Successful delivery of tenders on a wide range of tenders
Various construction methods
Using Microsoft suite of Office programmes; inc, Excel, Word, Outlook and Project
Using Conquest Estimating system or similar
Taking off quantities up to SMM 7
Controlling costs, timing and quality in line with targets
Reading and accurately interpreting drawings and technical specifications
Understanding and appropriately allocating bills of quantities
Understanding site requirements in respect of preliminaries
Reading, understanding and accurately interpreting client briefing documents
Proactively identifying opportunities to add value throughout the project process
Playing a leading role which positively contributes to a team
Proactively liaising with customers
Interaction with customers
Coordinating external supply chain resources