Location Oxfordshire
Job-type Permanent
Salary £55000 - £70000
Contact Liam Howley
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Reference #LH17509_1707303102

Estimator - High-End Commercial and Residential Projects

A rapidly expanding and prestigious construction company, celebrated for its commitment to excellence and quality, is seeking a talented Estimator to join their team in Oxford. This represents a unique opportunity for an individual with a distinguished track record in the high-end commercial and residential sectors, particularly within refurbishments, to contribute to their ongoing growth and excellence.

The Estimator's Role

As an essential member of their team, the successful Estimator will play a critical role in securing new projects and accurately pricing them, ensuring the company maintains its competitive edge and upholds high standards. Working in close collaboration with project management teams, you'll ensure all financial estimates align with strategic objectives and client expectations.


  • Develop and present detailed cost estimates for high-end commercial and residential projects, including refurbishments, covering all financial aspects comprehensively.
  • Work alongside project managers, architects, and contractors to gather all necessary information for precise pricing.
  • Analyze drawings, specifications, and other documentation to prepare time, cost, materials, and labor estimates.
  • Evaluate cost-effectiveness, monitor actual costs as compared to bids, and identify areas for improvement.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, costs, materials, and construction methodologies.

The Estimator:

  • Proven experience as an Estimator within the high-end commercial and residential realms, backed by a portfolio of successful projects.
  • Expertise in refurbishment projects, with an acute attention to detail and understanding of luxury specifications.
  • Exceptional analytical and mathematical skills, capable of generating detailed and accurate financial reports.
  • Strong negotiation and communication abilities, able to effectively engage with clients, contractors, and team members.
  • A relevant degree in Quantity Surveying, Construction Management, or a related discipline is preferred.

In Return:

  • A competitive salary package, reflecting experience and expertise.
  • Opportunities for professional advancement and development within a rapidly growing firm.
  • A dynamic and supportive team environment, working on some of the most prestigious projects in Oxford.
  • A comprehensive benefits package, including pension and health insurance.

If you are an Estimator looking to progress your career with a company renowned for quality and excellence in the high-end commercial and residential sectors, this opportunity is for you. Please contact our recruitment team for a confidential discussion about your future with this leading construction firm.

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