We are recruiting for a Construction Estimator to join a growing business in Devon. You will be based from their Exeter office and work closely with the commercial team to drive the business forwards into 2020. Working on a range of commercial and education building projects, you will be joining a successful local business who have big plans for next year.

The business has a solid order-book of work, offer a high quality service and are working across both the public and the private sector.

The job of an Estimator is a critical role within the commercial team. You will be responsible for overseeing the estimating duties for various contracts. You will be managing the selection of proposed subcontractors/suppliers, be the lead on the tender/cost plan process, present key issues at the tender adjudication, consider and deliver alternative options where needed and be aware of risk and any issues which may arise from risk management.

The role could suit a QS who has been working across the commercial space or an Estimator from a construction background. Someone with a good understanding of the construction industry but with a procurement background may also be considered.

Drayton Fox Ltd are the recruitment business acting on behalf of the client for this vacancy.