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Electrical EstimatorM&E Contractor

Electrical Estimator - M&E Contractor - £45k to £65k - West Midlands. My client is currently looking for an Electrical Estimator to support the growth of the business. As an electrical estimator within this organisation, you will provide high quality service, and represent the company by negotiating tender, developing projects and complete conceptual design work. This year their annual turnover is set to be £12,000,000 looking to grow and progress to £15,000,000 within the next two years.

About the Client:

My client is a well-established M&E Contractor working within Commercial, Industrial and Residential sectors. They have several high-profile clients and contracts within apartment buildings, care homes, office blocks, schools and distribution facilities. The client is looking for an intelligent individual to join their fast-paced team in Birmingham. Their calibre is very high-end and so the right candidate will need to be confident conversing with clientele and maintain a professional approach to their work.

About the Role:

  • Deliver cost effective and accurate estimates for a diverse range of electrical installation contracts.
  • Complete conceptual design through electrical drawings in a time pressured environments.
  • Build and develop exceptional relationships with clients.
  • Organise mid-tender progress meetings with main contractors and consultants.
  • Managing a range of different projects at any one time.
  • Analysing and applying judgement to specifications in order to meet client’s needs at the most cost-effective price.
  • Efficiently manage mid-tender addendums and factor into tender to minimise disruption to the progress.
  • Requesting/Attending site visits and surveys as required in order to achieve the most competitive tender price.
  • Producing clear and concise tender reports detailing quantified schedule of rates and audit trails.

About the Candidate:

  • Must come from an electrical background
  • Must have experience estimating.
  • Must be comfortable using computerised estimating programmes, preferably ‘Estimation’
  • You must be able to bring examples of your Tender portfolio with you at interview stage
  • You will be able to utilize previous and present Electrical Tenders up to the value of £2,500,000 and general company information to create writing that appeals to both client and business needs
  • You will be able to commute daily to Birmingham
  • You will have a passion for Construction and enjoy estimation valuating
  • You will have exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to keep up with a faced pace working environment
  • Ideally have an Electrical Qualification that is recognised within the UK
  • Must be creative and forward thinking
  • Must be able to lead from the front and create the central platform for in house communications

Points of Appeal:

  • Competitive salary of £45,000 - £65,000 based on experience
  • 3% company pension, rising to 5% after your first year
  • Company car for personal use
  • Opportunity for growth and progression within the company.
  • Central Location
  • Young, dynamic and forward-thinking company.


If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Rob Hance on 0203 640 8979 or email