AECOM Associate Estimator in Manchester, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - , London - UK
Report directly to the Water Estimating Lead you will be a self-motivated individual with proven estimating experience and will support project teams across the UK to deliver a variety of water, wastewater or environmental biased projects. Duties will contain elements of:
Produce comprehensive estimates from both bottom up and/or with the aid of parametric cost models, be able to cost plan, produce tender documentation, carry out value engineering, have commercial awareness, pre contract management experience and be fully competent in cost reporting.
Drive performance standards through expert communication and effective use of the performance management process.
Work on projects of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors and appropriate problem-solving methodologies.
Be aware of and develop marketing opportunities and where appropriate bring to the attention of Directors and the Business Development Department, in order that they may assist in following up potential leads enabling the development of new business opportunities.
Preferred Skills Required
Sound knowledge and experience of estimating databases such as COSTX, COSTOS, CCS CANDY
Experience of the Water/Wastewater/Environment Industries
Comfortable using MS Office packages, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Estimating experience within the water/waste/environmental Infrastructure sectors.
English: Verbal and written excellent knowledge.
Excellent report writing and verbal communication skills.
- Significant experience in the Commercial Market with experience and training within a PQS business.
Ideally Degree qualified in a relevant discipline.
Your benefits will include:
Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also be able to explore flexible working arrangements through our FREEDOM TO GROW
- way of working. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.
You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Surveying
Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 252619BR
Additional Locations UK - Altrincham, UK - Ashford, UK - Belfast, UK - Bristol - Portwall Place, UK - Cardiff, UK - Edinburgh - Tanfield, UK - Glasgow - 120 Bothwell Street, UK - Leeds, UK - Manchester - 1 New York Street, UK - Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK - Norwich - Cavell House, UK - Peterborough - Clarence House, UK - St. Albans
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.