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ESTIMATOR - Rail
Freelance
Are you an Estimator with a proven track record for being commercially astute and have a great eye for detail? We are keen to hear from you if this is yes, especially if you have a background in both rail and highways work.
This freelance assignment will see you working on a £5-10m rail tender so your background in this sector is vital as will your competency in technical knowledge and your impressive negotiating skills.
This is initially for a 6 month contract, but if the tender is successful this may lead to you becoming a valued member of the project team.
For this particular freelance position, your initial duties will include:
*Liaising with prospective clients to secure tenders
*Completion of PQQs
*Production of bills of quantity from drawings & specifications
*Securing material and specialist sub-contractor quotations
*Formulating tender price and completing submission
*Tender stage negotiation
If you are looking for a freelance position in which you can showcase your tender pricing skills and increase your future career prospects then this could be the position for you and we would love to discuss this role with you further.
You will also need to demonstrate that you possess the following requirements:
*You will have experience pricing rail/road tenders
*You will be used to reading and interpreting specifications and drawings
*You will be commercially astute and understand schedules and rates
*You will have excellent attention to detail and technical knowledge
*You will have the ability to communicate and negotiate effectively
*You will have strong excel and maths skills
* You will definitely be a self-motivated and committed team player with a desire to achieve great things for yourself and the business.
*You will hold a relevant qualification alongside industry experience

Do your skills and experience suit this position? If so, please submit your CV and apply to register your interest.
You will also enjoy the support of CarmichaelUK who can help with CSCS, PTS and Lucas tests and also provide our temporary workers with a weekly payroll.

Alternatively, if the role is not for you but you know someone who may be interested, we offer a £300 referral fee for every successful referred placement!

Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and CarmichaelUK is an equal opportunities employer and agency and welcomes applications from all. Should you require assistance to apply for any of our roles please call us on 0208 522 8888.
We value and respect diversity and inclusion at CarmichaelUK. As champions of diversity & inclusion we ensure all applications are treated equally with opportunities available to all. By cultivating a culture where diversity is celebrated, we are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. CarmichaelUK places paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy so if you require any additional assistance please inform us upon application or call on 020 8522 8888.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.




Applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK to apply for this position and will be required to provide the appropriate original evidence.
Throughout the business, CarmichaelUK promotes a culture where diversity is welcomed and celebrated. We place paramount importance on our inclusive recruitment philosophy and will do our very best to support those applicants who may need adjustments in order to take part in the recruitment process. Please do let us know if you require any additional assistance by calling us on 020 8522 8888 and we will be pleased to help where possible.
For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
To view similar positions at various locations throughout the UK visit our website at www.carmichaeluk.com

CarmichaelUK is proud to have been named Best Construction & Engineering Recruitment Agency 2017 at the Recruiter Awards

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