Estimating Administrator – Windlesham, Surrey

Job Code: MS-EA-W

Due to continued growth, a vacancy has arisen for a full-time Estimating Administrator to join our friendly and dedicated team within the Commercial Landscaping Department. The role is based at our Head Office in Windlesham, Surrey.

The successful candidate will be working for Gavin Jones Ltd, a leading landscape construction company, part of the wider Nurture Group, who pride themselves in the quality of the projects and service they deliver.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable estimating administrator, experience in the landscape or construction sector is preferred but not essential. Reporting to the Senior Estimator, you will use your professional and proactive approach to log enquiries, take-off and quantify drawings and send out subcontract/suppliers enquiries. The role is full-time, 40 hours per week which can be flexible by agreement.

Responsibilities

  • Accurately measure drawings using both manual and computer assisted software ConQuest On-Screen Take-Off (training can be provided)
  • Liaising with suppliers and subcontractors to ensure best value
  • Liaise with the detailed handover of projects to the operations team and provide support through the construction phase
  • Maintain strong and professional working relationships with supply chain and help to build new contacts.

The successful candidate will have

  • A good level of IT proficiency, particularly within Microsoft Office
  • Excellent numerical skills and attention to detail, working to a high degree of accuracy
  • Able to demonstrate professional communications at all levels
  • Strong organisational skills with good time management and the ability to work under pressure to meet strict tender deadlines.

In return we offer

  • A friendly environment and team atmosphere
  • Salary - subject to experience
  • 20 days holiday
  • Employee contribution pension scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Regular Training

To apply, please complete the ‘Apply on-line today’ section and attach an up to date CV.

Gavin Jones is an equal opportunities employer.

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