South Shields, England, United Kingdom
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Company: ENGIE
Skills: Estimating
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: South Shields, England, United Kingdom

Engie are looking for an Estimator to join our team based in Hebburn. This role is to provide an estimating and tendering service from receipt to submission with the objective to achieve/ exceed the Company Budget.

Who are you?
  • Experience of working on Social Housing / Education projects
  • Excellent Excel Skills
  • Experience of working with estimating software preferably Conquest
  • Working experience of presenting technical and complex information

Skills and abilities
  • Ability to use own initiative as well as working effectively as part of a team
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise own workload
  • First rate communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to effectively delegate as appropriate

What is your day to day?
  • Develop and maintain relationships with Clients, Designers, Subcontractors and Suppliers
  • Work with other members of the Pre-Construction and Bid teams to develop the bid strategy
  • Accurately review tender documentation
  • Issue relevant information to legal team for review and share completed review
  • Carry out site visits in order to view, address and mitigate risks wherever possible
  • Prepare and issue sub-contract and material enquiries. Manage receipt of quotations in a timely manner to achieve competitive market rates
  • Where required produce accurate take-off using estimating software. If outsourced externally coordinate the issue of information and ensure take off completed to the required standard and accuracy
  • Price bills/schedules analytically and produce quote comparisons using estimating software. Identify risks and opportunities and assess the potential impact on the project together with any necessary qualifications
  • Liaise with Pre-Construction and Delivery teams to assess the programme requirements in order to develop and cost a suitable preliminaries allowance
  • Present estimate for review and final settlement
  • On secured projects prepare and deliver information for handover to the contract team
  • Demonstrate the ability to work effectively and efficiently in different market sectors i.e. New Build, Refurbishment, Commercial, Education, etc
  • Work effectively with other members of the estimating department and wider business in order to achieve the most effective and competitive solutions
  • Develop cost information from first principles

Who are we?
ENGIE employs 17,000 people in the UK and over 160,000 worldwide, achieving revenues of €60.6 billion in 2018

What's in it for you?
This is a full time, permanent position. On offer is a competitive salary.

What next?
If this role is of interest to you, please click below to apply! A member of our Resourcing Team will review your application and be in touch.

For more information about ENGIE, please visit:

For this role, you must have evidence of the right to work in the UK. There is no re-location package with this job role. ENGIE do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a Disclosure check, as noted in the role requirements. ENGIE has a written policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders, which is made available to all DBS applicants upon request. A copy of the DBS code of practice can be found here .

The ENGIE Resourcing Team supports this job advert. Agency involvement is not required. All related enquiries must come to the resourcing team not direct to ENGIE Managers.

Additional Information
  • Posting Date: Mar 30, 2021