Manufacturing Futures
£30000 - £35000 + Plus benefits
10 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
A leading company that specialises in high performance architectural aluminium facades and glazed entrance systems have an excellent opportunity for an Estimator to join them on a permanent basis. The appointed Estimator will have a good commercial background in architectural glazing (you must be familiar with engineering drawings and be able to talk to procurement departments, sales people, civil engineers, architects and building contractors). Your will be required to work on projects up to £2.5M in value in the following specialist areas: curtain walling, window & door systems, framing systems. This is an excellent opportunity to help grow a forward thinking company. Estimator Role and Responsibilities Estimating / Sales / Commercial Prepare best value time, cost material and labour estimates and tenders using the specification, drawings and employers requirements receive with enquiries to prepare Assess Cost effectiveness of products for each enquiry Meet with contractors, architects, engineers and PQS practices to develop tender bid Attend mid-bid interview meetings Agree fabrication and installation times and costs for projects and colleagues Prepare quotations and tenders utilising the companys standard form of quotation Manage own workload to ensure quotations and tenders are submitted in a timely manner Follow up estimates and tenders with phone calls and emails to customers to meet monthly sales targets Estimator Skills and Abilities Estimating / Sales / Commercial Experience estimating curtain wall, window and door projects Good working knowledge of Schucal, Techdesign Familiar with the principles of aluminium window, door and curtain wall fabrication and installation Knowledge of Schco, Technal and Comar would be advantageous Estimator, Engineering, Glass, Architectural Glazing, Estimating, Sales, Commercial This job was originally posted as