Estimator - Hospitality Fit Out


Project Management
Greater Manchester
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Estimator - hospitality / catering Fit Out

Do you have experience as an Estimator from within the hospitality fit out sector and are looking to progress with a an exciting and dynamic business who are going through incredible growth? If so read on…

Due to continual growth of the business our client is looking to recruit a talented Estimator with a background from within Hospitality or commercial kitchen fit outs. Our client is an independent specialist in design and fit out providing bar, restaurant and kitchen design / refurbishment. They have a vast amount of experience and an impressive portfolio of projects across the country working with some leading brands.

Estimator Job Duties

* Prepare cost budgets and cost estimates for new contracts
* Keep existing contracts up to date, including making amendments, providing new cost estimates, and maintaining communication with the client
* Adhere to company standards and guidelines when analysing and providing estimations; focus on maximising profit and customer satisfaction, while minimising any potential risks to the company
* Prepare detailed, well-written proposals for each client, adhering to client guidelines while offering competitive and comprehensive cost estimates, and including supplementary documentation
* Maintain relationships with existing clients keeping a sales-minded attitude, and seek out and build relationships with new clients
* Work with contracts manager and design team to help with development, innovation, and creativity on client projects
* Keep detailed records of all estimation documentation, including site assessments and contract terms; update any existing contracts immediately upon agreement of new terms with client
* Prepare and submit financial documents
* Balance multiple proposals and estimations at once, ensuring each reaches the client by the deadline
* Liaise with other company departments to maintain business development and continuously innovate new profitable outcomes

Experience Required:

* Minimum of 2 years experience in the hospitality / commercial fit out Industry
* Strong Customer-Facing , Sales and Customer Service Skills
* Ability to work with your own Initiative
* Ability to Manage Workloads within tight deadlines
* Excellent Verbal and Written Communication Skills
* Strong Maths Skills
* Valid Driver's License
* Ability to Visit Client Sites across the UK as needed
* excellent knowledge of excel

If you would like to apply for this role then please send your CV attaching your covering letter to the first page.