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  • Leicester, UK
  • £60,000 - £70,000 per annum
  • Permanent
  • Civil Engineering
  • Reference: EST2375
  • Consultant: Alex Veil

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You will be highly motivated and well organised demonstrating a high level of computer literacy and technical construction knowledge. This role will suit someone from a civil engineering background.

This vacancy has come about due to an increase in workload and expansion as a business unit.
Successful candidates will benefit from working within the Water and Civil Engineering industry


  • Support project forecasting activities to ensure high level of accuracy
  • Assist with approvals process to ensure that all bids have the necessary approvals in accordance with company procedures
  • Prepare detailed analytical tenders and estimates
  • Ensure that estimating procedures are followed in the production of tenders
  • Liaise with other members of the Estimating and Operational teams to deliver high quality estimates and tender submissions
  • Maintain and update records of tenders, including change control
  • Prepare a comprehensive briefing pack for the Operational Project Teams on all successful tenders
  • In consultation with the Estimating Manager and the Operational Manager responsible for obtaining approvals determine if any tenders cannot or should not be bid
  • Participate in the detailed risk assessment process on all bids
  • Ensure all tenders are fully reviewed by the Senior Manager/Director with appropriate financial authority
  • Assist in the production of bids
  • Support operational projects when required
  • Act as bid manager where required depending on the value and complexity of the tender
  • Generation of hand over packs and facilitate handover to Operations team

Your Profile

We are looking for experienced Estimators within the civil engineering sector ideally, you will also:

  • Be educated to degree level (or equivalent)
  • Be able to demonstrate a strong understanding of NEC conditions of contract and their impact on tender price
  • Have working knowledge of estimating software
  • Commercially aware and highly numerate
  • Advanced Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of products especially Excel and Word

The Benefits

  • Salary will be highly competitive & dependent upon experience
  • Highly competitive Car Allowance
  • Fuel card
  • Excellent Benefits package

If interested call 07881 372 332 or email

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