Fencing Estimator

St Albans, 36k-45k

We’re recruiting for an experienced Fencing Estimator to join a friendly and successful company based in St Albans.

Due to recent restructure within the business, our client are looking for an experienced professional within the fencing industry to join them, in return for an excellent remuneration package and great supportive working environment.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a successful expanding business who look to develop all staff and provide the support needed for you to excel in your role!

What’s in it for you?
•    Fantastic remuneration package – £36k-£45k (depending on experience)
•    Great company car allowance
•    Bonus scheme of up to 15%
•    Hours: 8am – 5pm
•    25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
•    Convenient location with great links to motorways

Key responsibilities:
•    Receiving customer enquiries by email and telephone, scrutinising and prioritising as required
•    Examining enquiries to extract any and all relevant drawings, specifications and other for pricing
•    Determining any associated contractual risks for the works detailed or other risk elements, and raise them with the MD and Operations Manager for assessment
•    Liaising with suppliers to gain material quotations, scrutiny of supplier prices to determine the best combination of prices
•    Compiling detailed, complete and accurate quotations
•    Following up quotations, negotiation with customers, revising alterations and amendments
•    Closing orders including the scrutiny of customer order documentation
•    Identifying any potentially adverse or problematic items, or terms within order documentation
•    Liaison and handover to operations department for installation
•    Assisting operations team with pricing of variations and valuations of works

What the client are looking for:
•    Minimum 3-5 years’ relevant experience within the fencing industry
•    Wide knowledge and proven experience of commercial, security fencing, and high security fencing
•    Computer literate in all Microsoft packages including Excel, Word and Outlook
•    Strong grammar and numeracy skills
•    Well-presented, articulate and personable
•    Additional commercial awareness and experience
•    A proven record in managing others in a fencing estimating environment - desirable
•    Ability to bring added value to the position – desirable
•    Good knowledge of dispute resolution and avoidance in relation to working for main contractor in a sub-contractor capacity
•    Full UK driving licence - essential

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