Posted 03 August 2023
Salary£30000 - £50000 per annum
LocationCity of London
Job type Permanent
Contact NameVerity Hampson-Smith

Job description

Are you a detail-oriented individual with a passion for construction and want to progress with your career in estimating? Join our clients team as an Estimator and gain valuable experience in the exciting world of interior fit-out projects. If you're ready to learn from the best and contribute to creating stunning spaces, we want to hear from you.


  • Work closely with the senior commercial team, project managers, and designers to understand project goals and requirements.
  • Assist in reviewing architectural plans, specifications, and project documents to develop accurate cost estimates.
  • Learn to perform take-offs and gather quantities for materials, finishes, fixtures, and other project elements.
  • Research and gather pricing information for materials, labour rates, and subcontractor services to support estimating activities.
  • Collaborate with the procurement team to solicit and evaluate supplier and subcontractor bids.
  • Participate in pre-bid meetings, site visits, and client discussions to gain insights into project scope and objectives.
  • Develop and maintain a comprehensive cost database to enhance estimating accuracy.
  • Assist in preparing clear and organized proposal documents with detailed cost breakdowns.
  • Learn to effectively communicate and negotiate with suppliers, subcontractors, and team members.
  • Embrace opportunities for learning and growth within the estimating field.


  • A degree in Construction Management, Quantity Surveying, or a related field is preferred but not mandatory.
  • Strong enthusiasm for the construction and fit-out industry.
  • Basic understanding of construction documents and terminology.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and the ability to quickly learn new estimating software.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills.
  • Effective communication skills to collaborate with team members and external partners.
  • Eagerness to learn, adapt, and take on new challenges.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team environment.

Why Join Us:

  • Valuable hands-on experience in the estimating field with opportunities for growth.
  • Mentorship from experienced senior team member and industry professionals.
  • Exposure to diverse and innovative fit-out projects that showcase your skills.
  • Supportive and collaborative team culture that encourages learning and development.
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits.
  • A chance to be part of a company that is shaping the future of interior spaces.
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