Senior Estimator - Rail

Senior Estimator - Rail

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    Central London

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    Tamsin Doran

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    +44 (0)151 666 8960

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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A fantastic permanent opportunity has arisen for a Senior Estimator to work with my client, a leading consultancy (Infrastructure) based in Central London, supporting a series of high profile projects within their Rail division.

My client is a leading consultancy who have a strong presence in the Infrastructure sector and are currently supporting a variety of high profile projects across the Rail, Highways, Nuclear and Water industries to name just a few.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a business with a strong reputation for delivering high quality services and a varied portfolio of clients and projects. 


• Produce accurate estimates for large scale projects and programmes
• Measurement in support of estimate or BoQ production
• Capture project cost data
• Support and promote estimating good practice
• Work as part of a team, occasionally managing junior resource where required
• Plan, organise and control own workload
• Ensure the quality and timeliness of service delivery to clients

• Proven rail systems estimating experience in large multidisciplinary projects
• General rail infrastructure estimating capability
• Knowledge and understanding of the GRIP or Pathway life cycles and respective estimating requirements
• Understanding of cost components and methods of measurement
• Experienced in utilising estimating a software system
• Understanding of project management, planning, risk and investment processes.
• Broad understanding of standard forms of contract, particularly NEC
• Flexibility on being office or site based
• Preferred degree in quantity surveying or associated construction field
• Desirable membership of RICS / CIOB /A. Cost E

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