Excellent opportunity to join a building contractor as an Assistant Pre-construction Manager.
With over 50 years experience as a main contractor, the company have a diverse selection of clients and projects in the education, health, industrial, retail, residential and public sector sectors. Projects tend to range from £2-10 million and are a mix of new-build, refurbishment and extension projects, and given their reputation for reliability, quality of service and integrity they enjoy an enviable percentage of repeat business.
If you like a varied and busy role, then a role in pre-construction will certainly offer a broad mix of activities. You will be supporting an experienced team helping to co-ordinate construction information for tender and planning activities, and could be working on up to 8 tenders at a time. Tasks include analysis of the tender documentation with the team to understand what needs to be delivered in the project and how to approach the project. This can include aspects such putting together a tender programme, accounting for staffing needs, preliminary site set-up etc. You will be gathering construction design information to ensure designs are robust, gathering information from the estimating team, value engineering projects, working through risks and how to mitigate those for inclusion in the bid proposal. There are a wide variety of people to interact with in the business to produce all the required information for a tender. This is more of an office-based role with opportunities for development.
A construction qualification such as HNC, HND or degree
Experience with MS Office – MS Excel, MS Project
Able to organise and prioritise multiple tasks
Some previous technical construction knowledge and experience
A keen interest in producing information for tender / bid / planning aspects in a construction business.
As a guide up to £32 000 plus car allowance.
This is a permanent position and Corepeople Recruitment Limited will be acting as an employment agency for permanent recruitment on behalf of our client.
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