Technical Estimator


£40,000 - £50,000 per annum

Permanent, Full-Time

3rd November 2021

We’re hiring for a Technical Estimator to join a market leading fire protection company based in NorthwichCheshire. With more than 30 years in the industry, they have worked successfully with both direct clients and main contractors of all sizes – providing manufacturer-approved and bespoke solutions.

This is a newly created position to support the growth plans of the business for its range of bespoke solutions in the UK market. This is an ideal position for a hands-on estimator who wishes to apply their business acumen and expertise within a high-growth specialist.


What’s on offer?

  • £40,000 – £50,000 per annum
  • Flexible working hours between core business hour Monday – Friday
  • 20 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • 5 working days’ sick pay
  • Fuel car


What will you be doing as a Technical Estimator?

  • Preparing tenders for application to the leading industrial sectors, such as housing associations and construction projects, working closely with architects, specifiers and main contractors
  • Using information from surveys and liaising with suppliers to price projects
  • Visiting sites to develop an understanding of the works required
  • Liaising with the Contracts Managers and Sales team to ensure works run smoothly and efficiently
  • Attending pre-contract meetings and liaising with clients where necessary
  • Representing the company while developing business relationships


What do you need?

  • A technical knowledge of passive fire protection and fire doors is essential
  • A minimum of five years’ experience working within the Passive Fire Protection sector
  • A good level of understanding of current Fire legislation and standards along with the various types of systems available and in use within the sector
  • Excellent relationship building skills and extensive experience of business-to-business consultation up to senior executive level, delivering high value contracts via the tender, proposal and presentation process
  • A focused team player with strong business acumen; able to make a significant contribution to the team and organisational strategy
  • Extensive experience of contractual negotiation, tenders and terms
  • A proven track record in major pricing discussions with clients
  • A passion to grow the business
  • Excellent organisation and time-management skills


What’s nice to have?

  • A graduate of Estimating professional calibre, with a consistent career history gained within a specialist market in the Construction/Building/Architectural Materials or Fire Protection Solutions sectors


If you’re an experienced estimator with a proven track record of success, are energetic, enthusiastic, with a real passion to develop a high performing team, then we’d love to hear from you. Apply today for consideration or speak with Adam at KPJ Group for more information.

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