Highways Estimator

Location: Twickenham, Middlesex Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Construction, Planning, Highways & Highways Electricals, Utilities & Infrastructure Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ashleigh Hicks

Highways Estimator - Twickenham
Permanent - Attractive Salary and package!

Your role as a Highways Estimator is to:

* Price various schemes (ranging from £1000's - £1m's)
* Ensure NEC values/principles are used throughout contracts
* Checking supply chain estimates, agreeing additional costs / rates
* Set up contracts with supply chain
* Carrying out and agreeing measures / valuations.
* Produce reports
* Updating various Contracts and schedule of rates.

Highways Estimator Requirements:

* Knowledge of NEC contracts
* Degree or Academic qualification in Estimating or Quantity Surveying
* Good A level / GCSE in Math and English
* Achieved Chartered Institute of Quantity Surveying (or working towards)
* Confident using Microsoft package
* Experience using SAP commercial modules

Skills needed to be a highways estimator:

* Able to process large amounts of data / information and read spreadsheets accurately
* Highly organised, focused and good analytical skills
* Ability to priorities efficiently when under pressure
* Excellent communication and numeracy skills
* Proficient MS office skills

The ideal Highways Estimator will have the following previous experience:

* Working as an estimator or quantity surveyor within the Highways Sector
* Handling applications and month end commercial tasks
* Liaising and negotiating with supply chain partners over commercial issues
* Working with NEC forms of contracts

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