Estimator - Strategic/National Bids

Exciting Career Opportunity - Estimating Graduate/ Apprentice

We are actively recruiting for a fantastic team member to join our highly-successful Bid Team, based from Home and/or our Finedon Depot

Do you have an interest/ qualifications in the commercial sector? Are you looking to progress your career? Are you seeking a long-term opportunity where you can make a real difference on the day to day business? Are you confident and driven and do you enjoy working in an environment with a strong team spirit?

If so, this truly is a great time to join us. In return we will offer you a highly competitive salary package, relevant training, pension, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays (pro-rata equivalent) and other great additional incentives.

About our company:

Chevron TM specialises in the provision of temporary traffic management services throughout the UK, providing physical and digital traffic controls to ensure that works are carried out safely and workers and the general public are safe.

Managing traffic for organisations working within Utilities, Rail, High Speed Network, Local Authorities and Events we place huge emphasis on our performance and ability to deliver, meet and exceed our clients expectations. We give expert support from the consultation and design phase, right through to work completion and sign-off.

We believe our employees are the best in our business. They are ambitious, hard-working, dedicated and are proud to work for Chevron TM. We are proud of them and the contribution they make to the success of our company to ensure that we are the UK's leading independent traffic management company.

About the role:

Your core focus will be on leading the development of strategic national bids for the group. Working closely with the Regional Managing Estimators and Area Managers, you will add valuable perspective and new thinking to the commercial side of our business, improving business development, work winning, tendering, contract management and contract delivery mechanisms to our customers.

You will work with the commercial team with; leading on in contract quotations, assessing tender quotations, building up tender prices, compensation event build ups, issuing tender queries, providing tender handover packs, managing the early warning and compensation event process and any other administrative tasks relevant to the commercial/ estimating department.

As with the nature of the role, accuracy is paramount and a sharp eye for finer detail will be a core strength you posses. Your communication skills and stakeholder management expertise will be outstanding, building trusted and deep relationships with your wider programme group as well as customers. Whilst supporting the commercial team, you will also work towards developing long term relationships with clients, supply chain and other partner organisations.

About You:

A highly motivated and confident individual, you are keen to flex your Estimating prowess within a business which is on a path of hugely transformative change - both organisationally and in its portfolio/offering. This truly is an amazing opportunity to develop upon the skills you already progress and push the estmating envelope - in the best commercial sense!

Qualifications, skills and experience:

• Degree in Quantity Surveying, construction/ civils
• Full UK Driving Licence
• Confident, outgoing personality
• Competent in general MS Office, specifically Excel
• Good written & oral presentation skills
• Able to work independently and as part of a team
• Able to travel and overnight stays when needed


  • Estimating, quantity surveyor