Solos Consultants
November 7, 2023
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Job Type


We are currently seeking a Senior Civils Estimator to join a dynamic estimating team based in Nottingham to play a pivotal role in shaping the future of civil engineering.

Key Responsibilities:

• Winning Work: Drive our success by producing winning tenders and nurturing key customer relationships.

• Cost Estimation: Create precise cost estimates for materials, labour, and equipment, based on customer drawings and specifications.

• Market Insight: Stay ahead of the curve by understanding current market prices and benchmarking our solutions for increased success rates.

• Collaboration: Work closely with the New Business Manger to ensure compliance with company procedures, business strategy, and clearance levels.

• Customer Engagement: Assist in presenting tender proposals to customers and actively participate in customer meetings throughout the tender process.

• Risk Management: Assess and adhere to all risk assessments and health and safety requirements, ensuring the safety of all stakeholders.

• Supplier Selection: Source suitable sub-contractors and specialists for each project to guarantee the highest quality standards.

• Teamwork: Collaborate effectively with Construction Managers, Planners, and the Design Team to ensure seamless project execution.

• Documentation: Prepare comprehensive documents for senior management to showcase cost calculations and project feasibility.

• Knowledge Transfer: Ensure a smooth handover of bid documentation to the commercial and project operations teams

Qualifications and Requirements:

• Proven experience in pricing General Civil Engineering and Highways tenders.

• A degree in General Civil Engineering or a related field.

• A deep understanding of civil engineering and the construction industry.

• Confidence in independently pricing projects with minimal reliance on others.

• Exceptional numeracy skills.

• Excellent IT skills, including proficiency in all Microsoft packages.

• Strong analytical capabilities for financial analysis.

• The ability to thrive in high-pressure situations and meet tight deadlines.

• Outstanding organisational skills.

• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, for effective collaboration with internal and external stakeholders.

If this role is of interest then please apply immediately

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