ESTIMATOR (Fenestration)

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £20000 - £30000/annum USD / Year
  • Salary: £20000 - £30000/annum


Estimator (Fenestration)

My client manufactures a range of tailored glazing solutions while aiming to improve the standard of customer service within the fenestration industry. They work with suppliers to continuously improve their technical product knowledge, ensuring they are using the most up to date methods. They are dedicated to manufacturing the highest quality products and they pride themselves on their quality customer service. They now require an experienced Estimator to join their growing team.

They are looking for an Estimator with a proven track record of estimating aluminium windows, doors and curtain wall on LogiKal for various sized projects within tight deadlines. The Estimator must have an in-depth knowledge of aluminium window and door systems and will report directly into the Technical Manager. If you are an experienced Estimator looking for your next challenge then we would love to hear from you.

Estimator Responsibilities

Producing high value tenders covering all aspects of architectural glass and glazing – Carefully inspecting tender documentation and analysing exact requirements – Liaising with customers to understand requirements and manage expectation – Advising and supporting customers with specification and compliance querie – Extracting information from tender drawings to allow quotations to be prepared and submitted – Pricing each element of the tender, including labour, install, plant and materials – Ensuring quotations are submitted professionally and accurately within agreed TAT – Maintaining and developing professional relationships with current clients, as well as sourcing new clients to help future business development – Liaising with clients by phone and occasionally through site visits – Liaising with architects and contractors to identify the best solutions for projects

Estimator Requirements

Experience in the construction industry and understanding of construction tender drawings (essential) – A minimum of two years’ experience as an Estimator or equivalent (essential) – Have excellent knowledge of tendering within the aluminium windows, doors and curtain walling industry (essential) – Experience using LogiKal (essential) – Experience estimating both supply only and supply & installation contracts (essential) – Knowledge of fire rated systems (desired) – Familiarity with Aluprof, Metal Tech and Reynaers (desired) – Proactive, confident, reliable and a team player – Excellent time management and negotiating skill – Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) liaising across all levels – Positive "can do" attitude and a flexible approach – Ability to work to strict and often tight timescales/deadlines – Excellent attention to detail – Self-motivated with the drive and enthusiasm to succeed – Commercial acumen – Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel – Ability to think outside the box and value engineer schemes

So if you are an experience Fenestration Estimator then we would love to hear from you. If you have any questions or comments please do not hesitate to get in touch

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