Reports to: H&W Head of Strategic Bids Management Team (London)

Job purpose 

To lead all strategic value new-build estimating (naval, commercial marine, renewable) and set a best of class estimating provision for the development and conversion of high-value, strategic importance market tenders within the newly formed Strategic Bids Management Team, London including but not limited to the functional, matrix-management coordination and governance of all Estimators across the Group / Delivery Centres.

The Role

  • Translate aspects of the statement of customer requirements into a rigorous and robust cost estimate.
  • Liaise and co-ordinate estimating activities within the H&W matrix-management company construct, i.e., business functions and our Delivery Centres, in the compilation of high-value estimates and bid packages.
  • Ensure that customers contractual requirements, terms and conditions and standards are taken into account as appropriate in the preparation of estimates and bid packages.
  • Develop bid submissions in line with customer requirements.
  • Assist with the project management of awarded projects and be fully conversant with the tender submission.
  • Provide support to project management in relation to the development of estimates for Variation Orders.

About you

  • Strong Estimating experience in steel/fabrication/ship repair/newbuild
  • The ability to work under pressure to meet set goals, budgets, and deadlines
  • Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheet or estimating software
  • The ability to read engineering plans and develop cost estimates

The Package

  • Competitive base pay
  • 28 days holiday
  • Company pension
  • Private medical care
  • Free gym membership

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Job Category: Estimator
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: London

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