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  • Job reference: BBBH3992
  • Location: Hertfordshire
  • Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Job type: Permanent
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Cavendish Professionals are looking for an Estimator to assist the pre-construction team through the development of cost estimates, value management, and estimate proposal reports. This position solicits subcontractor pricing or bids and is able to prepare scopes of work for all trade contractors. The Senior Cost Estimator must be able to meet critical deadlines, accurately obtain quantities and develop pricing for building components and have the ability to work as part of a team.


  • Provide timely and accurate work
  • Provide knowledge of construction pricing
  • Provide good knowledge of the subcontractor market(s).
  • Attract subcontractor interest in our work and to explain our pre-qualification process to subcontractors.
  • Provide good working knowledge of our subcontractor purchasing process including bid package development, scope of work narratives, and completion of post-bid analysis interviews and comparisons

Skills & Requirements:

  • Broad understanding of industry
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Functions effectively as part of a team; Collaborative
  • Keep project team informed on job progress
  • Strong math/analytical skills
  • Ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Accuracy of work
  • Ability to make effective decisions
  • Must be dependable
  • Customer oriented
  • Flexible interpersonal skills to work with all co-workers and external stakeholders
  • Must have a good attitude and be approachable
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times
  • Must have high level of integrity and be trustworthy

We are happy to advice all suitable candidates. If interested please get in touch via contact details provided

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