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Global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets.

We are working with a major T & D business who are recruiting for an Estimator with Overhead Lines experience. This is a permanent role based in their offices in Leicester.


As an Estimator, you’ll be responsible for preparing competitively priced estimates in line with the required submission timescales and ensuring compliance with the mandatory procedures

Role Specific Requirements:

  • Be able to comply with Business Conduct, Anti Bribery and Corruption undertakings and mandatory and fundamental procedures.
  • Support Project Sponsor at Commercial Review Board meetings when seeking Approval to Prepare or Submit.
  • Support the Internal Bid Strategy for Tenders from both Contribution & Implementation.
  • Preparation of tenders in line with specified timeline
  • Ensure priced project specific risk registers are completed for tenders in the approved format
  • Ensure competitive quotations are received from the market on favourable terms for all Tenders being worked on.
  • Arrange and present pricing reviews to senior management prior to tender submission for Tenders responsibly for, attend other pricing reviews as deemed necessary.
  • Ensure liaison with internal Group departments for currency hedging and inflation advice
  • Review and understand Client supplied Tender Documentation to establish Tender scope and identify any missing documentation
  • Identify any clarification required from the Client to confirm/clarify any ambiguities in the Tender Documentation relating to the Tender.
  • Analyse Tender supplied drawings and specifications
  • Assemble accurate and well organised estimates and input into proposals in a timely manner
  • Provide clear and detailed quantity take offs, Bills of Quantities/other pricing documents to reflect the scope of works.
  • Interaction with the Procurement department to obtain sub-contractor quotations including Technical scope and pricing requirements, once received clarify & negotiate if required to insure quotes comply with contract documents, scope of works and required pricing inclusions.
  • Produce Project Cashflows in line with payment terms and Wood cashflow requirements.
  • Calculating Bonds, Warranties & Guarantee costs.
  • Interaction with the Procurement Department to obtain material and equipment prices
  • Input into Tender Project Programme in terms of man hours and work breakdown structures.
  • Complete Client provided cost breakdown structure and pricing related documents
  • Input where required into overall Tender Proposal Submission Documents
  • Responding to Client Tender Clarifications post Tender Submission and attending Clarification meetings as required.
  • Establish and maintain good working Relationships with all members of the T & D Team
  • If successful Preparation of handover documents & Lead Tender handover to Project Delivery Team
  • Effective communications

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