Commercial / Estimating Manager

Commercial / Estimating Manager

Job Title: Commercial / Estimating Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, England
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Reference: BBBH8143_1610548186
Contact Name: Christine Edwards
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 13, 2021 14:29

Job Description

Commercial / Estimating Manager

(Heavy Engineering Background)

£55000 + Car Allowance + Pension + Share Options


We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Commercial / Estimating Manager with an engineering background to join the team at a Lancashire based engineering company.

Our client is a global, engineering service provider who specialise in heavy plant and equipment used in the mining industry.

The Commercial / Estimating Manager will lead a team of Commercial Engineers, ensuring the business is providing cost effective engineering solutions in line with customer requirements.

Key Tasks:

  • Co-Ordinate all activities relating to enquiries, ensuring a quick turnaround using all departmental resources
  • Assist in preparation of scope of work and costing requirements
  • Obtain internal costs for equipment and estimation of 3rd party costs; civils, ground works etc
  • Liaise with 3rd party partners, sub-contractors and material providers to allow for the preparation of budgets/proposals
  • Preparation of tenders and associated T&C's
  • Coach, mentor and develop the team
  • Ensure all projects are completed in line with timescales/budgets


  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant engineering / technical discipline
  • Min 5 years experience of estimating engineering projects from pre tender to project delivery
  • Experience gained in heavy engineering/consultant engineering sector
  • Knowledge & understanding of process flow sheets, equipment lists and plant solutions
  • Strong negotiation, cost management experience
  • Customer focused
  • Excellent leadership skills

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