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REF: JO0000038779

Graduate Estimator or Quantity Surveyor

£20,000 - £26,000 per annum (Permanent)

Saffron Walden, Essex

About the Company

This is an exciting opportunity for a Graduate Estimator to work for a property developer, who specialises in building characterful residential developments. This builder is unique in what they do, delivering bespoke self-build and custom homes to a very high quality. This is a company who design, manufacture and deliver all of their developments from start to completion.

About the Role

This role will be working very closely with the Quantity Surveyor:

* Produce accurate take-off's from plans
* Understanding drawings and contracts
* Preparing bills of quantities
* Understanding methods of procurement
* Providing a detailed and accurate schedule of rates
* Developing detailed specifications during the tender process
* Calculating interim valuations
* Check and acknowledge bid documents and amendments
* Abstract information into subcontract and material packages
* Develop a full set of BOQ's based both on Sub Contract tender returns and/or own measures with rates applied
* Review and ascertain costs associated with logistics, time frame etc
* Complete Form of Tender and tender letter with any qualification and complete contract sum Analysis/Schedule if necessary

About You

To be considered for this role

* You will have a strong commercial awareness
* Ideally have 6-12 months Estimating experience however fresh grads considered
* Highly numerate, with the ability to build Bill of Quantities (BOQ's) quickly and accurately
* You would have recently graduated with a relevant construction degree

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