Pivotal are delighted to be working with a growing Construction & Groundwork Contractors based in Bristol and we are looking for an ambitious Estimator / Quantity Surveyor.

The ideal candidate will have experience with cost planning and modelling, someone who is happy to be involved from the very first steps of winning a project all the way through to completion. You have will responsibility for the delivery of several projects simultaneously across Bristol and the surrounding area.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Cost Planning: Area Schedules, Measurement of Quantities, Presenting Cost plan.
  • Feasibility Estimates.
  • Client management and retention
  • Risk Management.
  • Post Contract Management: Preparation of Valuations, Final Accounts, Cost Reporting, Change Control.
  • Contract Procurement.
  • Attend monthly cost meetings and agree contribution forecast
  • Handle all customer care issues in a timely and professional manor
  • Drive forward the growth of the business through identifying key clients and projects and establishing solid relationships.

You will have:

  • Experience as a QS / Estimator for a groundworks contractor
  • HND/Degree qualifications in Quantity Surveying or similar qualifications, or trade qualified background
  • Able to work under own initiative where appropriate, but also keen to work as part of a team and to be mentored and to develop and progress in their career development.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills – Client facing.
  • Excellent numeracy & literacy skills.
  • An enthusiasm to go the extra mile, to provide great client service.
  • Articulate and able to interface directly and confidently with Client Leads and Design Team Principals. Achieves the highest standards of professional competence and to demonstrate this ability in all dealings with clients and professional contacts, reinforcing the profile of the company.

If you want to here more about this role please contact Martin Williams on 0117 450 15 15 or email mw@pivotalukcom.

Dovetail and Slate Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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