• Posted by: SolutionTeam
  • Type: Permanent
  • Ref: Stewart Lange

My client is now one of the foremost experts in construction, civil engineering and property services. They constantly strive to exceed their clients’ expectations by delivering a wide range of property services across the UK including refitting, refurbishment, civil engineering, mechanical and electrical installations.

Key Responsibilities / Accountabilities

  • Solicits and maintains communication with subcontractors.
  • Prepares subcontractor bid packages.
  • Shows creativity and resourcefulness to gain better pricing from subcontractors.
  • Review bid requirements thoroughly and asks follow-up question on every bid.
  • Has a thorough understanding of the scope for specific trades assigned.
  • Develops RFI’s and clarifications and ensure adequate subcontractor coverage. Minimise exclusions to the tender by Liaising with client and subcontractor.
  • Review awarded tender drawings with Project team and highlight areas of concern.
  • Highlighting subcontractors and materials that require lead times for design and materials.
  • Ensures that subcontractors and materials suppliers can meet with the programmed dates.
  • Handle all subcontractor interactions in a manner designed to build a long-term relationship.
  • Build relationships with other departments within the company including Quantity Surveying, Project Management, Accounting, HSQE and Buying
  • Work with the pre-construction team to ensure that bids and proposals are competitive and have the greatest chance of winning.
  • Work alongside the Lead Estimator and other members of the Pre-Construction team to carry out day to day activities as required.
  • Complete all activities with a pride of ownership.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be self-motivated & punctual.
  • Manage multiple tasks and have excellent follow up skills both internally and externally.


Preferred Qualifications / Skills

  • Degree Qualified/HNC or HND.
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Office.
  • Estimating software


  • 2 + years previous experience essential
  • Previous site / industry experience
  • Experience in schedule of rates
  • NEC3/4 Contract awareness

Please contact Stewart Lange at sl@sol-rec.com or on 07545 620084

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