Leeds Studio 3, Photon House, Percy Street Leeds Array
Estimator 2023-11-22 Job Title: EstimatorLocation: Park RoyalSalary: £30,000 - £38,000 per annumFull-time - PermanentNumbers your language?Do you have Estimator experience?If yes, we would love to hear from you! Our client in Park Royal is looking for an Estimator to joi OA Brand 2023-12-22


£30,000-38,000 per annum

Carla Morrey
E: carla.m@weareoa.co.uk
T: 01707 377088

16330000 YEAR

£30,000-38,000 per annum




Job Title: Estimator

Location: Park Royal

Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per annum

Full-time - Permanent

Numbers your language?

Do you have Estimator experience?

If yes, we would love to hear from you! Our client in Park Royal is looking for an Estimator to join their exciting team.

The estimator’s role is to prepare the costing for all potential projects and send out the quote

to the client.

This role requires you to work closely with the Designers, production department and the

Workshop to ensure that all projects are properly assessed and delivered in a cost effective


Excellent numerical and communication skills are a must and you will be assessed on the

accuracy of your quoting and also on your ability to effectively liaise with the clients.

Days: Monday – Friday

Hours: 8am – 4:30pm

Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per annum


· Company Pension

· 25 days holiday Plus 8 days Bank Holidays

· No overtime

· Profit Sharing Scheme (paid every quarter)

· On-site parking

· Fun Friday

· Company events

Estimator Responsibilities:

  • Following a client’s enquiry, you will gather as much details as possible in order to cost the new job and send a quote out in the shortest period of time.
  • You will liaise with the client on any change to their original specification and access the overall profitability to the company.
  • Once a PO if received you should be able to review the T&C’s and pass to Finance so an invoice can be raised.
  • You will create projects records and quotations on Sage 50 Accounts (training given).
  • Once a project goes live, your role is to support the Production Manager in making sure production adhere to your costing in terms of timing and profitability.
  • If during the life of a project, the specification, the timing or the expected cost change, you are expected to re-quote immediately to the client.
  • When a project is completed, you must prepare a report highlighting any variance (time/cost/profit) from your original costing using Sage 50 Accounts (training given).
  • Quarterly job reports are to be submitted to management for review on time and be available for analysis by the team.
  • Maintain up to date samples and cost information
  • Maintain a list of subcontractors that can be easily reviewed by other members of staff.
  • Compile and maintain a quoted list for review quarterly with the design and sales team.
  • Maintain small collection of bags for sale on our online shop. Review costs regularly and re-order from manufacturer when needed.

Estimator Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent numerical, verbal and written communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Excel, Word and an understanding of CAD drawings
  • A proven record of cost management for multiple projects of various sizes
  • The ability to think outside the box to problem solving is essential in this role
  • Self-motivated individual able to work well in a small team
  • Able to take delivery of materials to store within the workshop premises
  • Some joinery/design background to facilitate the costing of the projects

If you're interested in this Estimator position, please apply with your CV online today or call Carla on 0208 344 2337!

Any third-party applications received either via an agency or any other source will be automatically forwarded directly to OA.

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.