Pre-Con Manager/ Estimator




£60-70k + Package

Aaron Dunn

Our client, a blue chip, main contractor in the Industrial, Commercial new build sector, that turnover £5 BILLION yearly, are looking to engage with a Pre-Con Manager/ Estimator to join their team in Birmingham.


Reporting to the Operations Director, you will be responsible for managing the bid process and post selection project development on a range of construction projects within the region. This will include inputting into the pre-qualification, tender and negotiation stages. You will develop bid win strategies, managing risks and opportunities


Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Reviewing information received and developing the bid strategy.
  • Inputting into the resource schedule for the bid.
  • Inputting into the tender delivery programme and monitoring progress.
  • Leading internal and external tender meetings including client engagement.
  • Visiting the site of the proposed project to assess all construction related items, including any constraints that may affect the build process.
  • Meeting with the client and / or designers to better understand any constraints on the project.
  • Engaging the client, designers, and supply chain when developing the tender and post selection proposals.
  • Developing the construction methodology and logistic diagrams with the proposed Project Manager.
  • Managing the Risks and Opportunities with the project team in line with best practice.
  • Leading the bid settlement meetings and ensuring all bid documentation is readily available.
  • Preparing the presentation slides for the post tender interview and supporting the interview team.
  • Fully communicating the bid and construction methodology aspects to the project delivery team at the construction phase project launch.
  • Visiting live construction sites to understand the performance of projects to inform future tenders.

    Key Attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills with clients and consultants and the ability to align your offer and add value to their projects.
  • Ability to gain the confidence of all parties involved in the bid and project delivery team.
  • Confidence to challenge proposals including construction Methodology / sequence, programmes, design solutions and commercial strategies.
  • Strong project / construction management skills.
  • Strong analytical, organisational, commercial, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good written communication skills and willingness to develop bid writing skills for quality tender submissions.
  • Good knowledge and ability in MS Office programmes including PowerPoint, Word and Excel.

If you would like to apply for the position of Pre-Con Manager/ Estimator (HJ/5793), then please complete the form below


Your information will not be given to any third party.

REF: HJ/CVJ/210310

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