Estimator – Sevenoaks, Kent

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  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: £60,000
  • Location: Kent
  • Sector: Residential Development
  • Job Ref: BHU/7042

Job Description

  • Permanent
  • Kent

In line with continuing expansion, one of the UK’s leading residential developers, is looking to strengthen the Commercial Team of their expanding regional office in Sevenoaks, Kent with the appointment of an Estimator.

Key Objective

Preparation of viabilities for both the land purchase exercise and reappraisal of development opportunities.  Prepare scheme financial appraisals to ensure land disposals and affordable housing contracts support business objectives and reflect best practice.  Ensure that all estimating work required to deliver the businesses unit output is completed timely and accurately in the most efficient and effective manner in support of the business plan.  Monitor and report build costs.


  • Prepare accurate and competitive cost estimates, cost plans and bench-marking
  • Develop tender strategy and continuously monitor
  • Full working knowledge of estimating software systems
  • Ensure compliance and adherence to company procedures for the production of enquiries and tenders
  • Influence and support team members to innovate and achieve optimum solutions
  • Collate targeted feedback on tenders and provide feedback for future tenders
  • Seek opportunities to learn about changes and innovations in the industry
  • Build effective relationships to establish two-way dialogue with internal and external parties, including customers and supply chain members
  • Influence and support suppliers to innovate and achieve optimum solutions

This position is offering a salary of up to £60,000 + competitive package.

If you have experience as an Estimator within a residential development please apply with CV, we’re waiting to hear from you.

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