Hatfield, England, United Kingdom
  • 1

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

ENGIE is a leading energy and services company focused on three key activities: production and supply of energy, services and regeneration. Our 17,000 employees combine these capabilities for the benefit of individuals, businesses and communities throughout the UK & Ireland.

We enable customers to embrace a lower carbon, more efficient and increasingly digital world. Our customers benefit from our energy efficient and smart building solutions, the provision of effective and innovative services, the transformation of neighbourhoods through regeneration projects, and the supply of reliable, flexible and renewable energy.

ENGIE improves lives through better living and working environments. We help to balance performance with responsibility, enabling progress in a harmonious way.
Globally, the ENGIE Group employs 160,000 people worldwide and achieved revenues of €60.6 billion in 2018.

ENGIE are recruiting for an Estimator to be based at Titan Court, Hatfield, AL10 9NE. This is a permanent, full time role to establish the most accurate base cost of a tender within the allocated tender period based upon information received and developed, values typically in the region of £1,000,000 - £10,000,000.

On offer is a competitive industry salary, car or car allowance, bonus and high-quality benefits package.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:
  • To ascertain market rates prior to receipt of quotations as bench marking senses check, to price work elements from first principles where appropriate.
  • To consider, assess, discuss, take advice, communicate and allocate where appropriate costs on any Health and Safety issues that may be applicable or become apparent on a tender during the bid process.
  • To ensure tender abstracts are completed correctly and agree sub contractors to be used for any given scheme with the operations departments
  • To ensure all tender documentation has been collated in sufficient time for the adjudication to be under taken
  • To attend tender adjudications and explain in detail the thinking behind established tender cost
  • To amend pricing element of tender documentation as agreed during the tender review and submit tender by due date and time
  • To ensure that supporting tender documentation has been completed correctly and returned with priced tender documentation by due date and time, including liaising with other disciplines such as Operations and Quality/Bid writers with regard to tender submission.
  • To ensure any post tender requirements of the client are dealt with.
  • Ensure that you understand and comply with the operating procedures of the Estimating Department
  • Look to develop good working relationships with manufacturers, suppliers etc and generate new business opportunities for the company
  • To ensure all post tender documentation has been completed and returned to Estimating Support.
  • Any other reasonable management request.

Note to internal applicants: Please log in at the top right corner under "employee sign in" to apply for this role.

Qualifications, Skills or Required Experience:
  • Experience of Estimating and Tendering projects within the Public Sector Social Housing market
  • Excellent Excel Skills and good I.T. knowledge.
  • 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 organize and allocate priorities and reasoning to manage your workload.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent focus on the tender opportunity including attention to detail

For this role you must have evidence of 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.

If you are a disabled applicant and meet the minimum outlined in the job description, you will be given the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities at interview

For more information about ENGIE, please visit:

Owing to the Covid19 outbreak, ENGIE have been making some adjustments to support you through your candidate journey while keeping you as safe as possible.
All interviews will take place online via video chat or over the phone (platform alteration will be made accordingly) and we are making sizeable provisions in order to support those who can work from home. In the instances where it is absolutely necessary to visit the site and for key workers, all social distancing measures will be strictly observed.

Our dedicated recruitment team is committed to making your job application as stress-free as possible during this time of unprecedented instability, so we encourage you to contact us with any queries you have about the future of your career here at ENGIE.

Additional Information
  • Posting Date: Apr 4, 2021