Senior Estimator – Barnet

Role: Senior Estimator
Location: Barnet

Job Summary

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced (10 years’ minimum) Senior Estimator to join our team. The ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge and expertise particularly in the areas of cut and carve, block upgrades, and fit-outs for residential, commercial, projects. The candidate must also possess strong technical skills in using estimating software and Microsoft Excel. Additionally, construction experience is required to ensure accurate assessments of project requirements and to provide valuable insights during the estimation and handover/preconstruction process.


Send out tender packages and thoroughly adjudicate and normalise subcontractor returns
Meet internal tender settlement deadlines
Review architectural plans, specifications, and drawings to identify necessary modifications and additions
Collaborate with project managers, architects, engineers, and subcontractors to understand project requirements and ensure accurate estimations
Utilise estimating software to generate comprehensive and precise cost estimates, taking into account labour, materials, equipment, and other project-related expenses
Apply relevant industry standards and regulations to ensure compliance throughout the estimation process
Analyse and interpret data, such as measurements, blueprints, and specifications, to accurately determine project scope and resource requirements
Provide technical expertise and recommendations regarding systems, materials, and construction methods
Collaborate with the procurement team to obtain accurate pricing and availability information for materials and equipment
Prepare detailed and professional proposals, bids, and presentations for clients, ensuring clarity and accuracy
Assist with project scheduling and timeline development in collaboration with the project management team
Conduct site visits and assessments to evaluate progress, identify potential issues, and make necessary adjustments to the estimation process
Price the work accurately by evaluating the cost of labour, materials, equipment, subcontractors, and other project-related expenses
Lead the tender program by coordinating the estimation process, collaborating with internal teams and external stakeholders to meet submission deadlines
Develop and maintain relationships with subcontractors, suppliers, and vendors to ensure competitive pricing and availability of resources


Relevant degree qualification or HNC
Experience in construction and refurbishment works
Experience pricing projects from £500k – £6m in value
Fully competent with carrying out measurements, takes-off and first principal calculations
Fully competent with package analysis following initial tender enquiries to ensure no scope gap
Proficient knowledge and understanding of standard forms of contract including JCT
Ability to put together headline/tender programs
Proficient use of IT including Microsoft Office and estimating packages / tools
Strong communication and influencing skills
Ability to build and develop relationships with clients
Ability to manage a high volume of workload and have a flexible approach
Strong presentation skills – written and verbal
Clearly and effectively communicate at all levels within and outside the organisation
Drive to improve knowledge of industry changes and understanding
Relevant qualification in quantity surveying / commercial management
Holder of a full UK driving licence (No more than 6 points)
CSCS aard
Asbestos awareness
Relevant qualification in Quantity Surveying / Commercial Management
Proficient understanding of various contracts (JCT and NEC)
Proficient in Microsoft Excel

If interested then please email your most up to date CV and best contact number to Kieran@mccormack-partners.com or call Kieran Quinn on 07596 869392.


To apply, please call McCormack Partners on 020 3633 6692
or upload your CV via the McCormack Partners website.


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