Estimating Manager – Northwest

Carlisle

Competitive plus car / car allowance

Closes 01/03/2024

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Story Contracting are a rapidly expanding company and a highly respected name within the construction industry.  We acknowledge that our people are our biggest asset and offer excellent career development potential, a great working environment and a fantastic remuneration package. 

Due to growth, we have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Estimating Manager in our Story England division to be based in our Carlisle or Chorley office.

As an experienced Estimating Manager and reporting to our Pre-Construction Director, your duties will include:

  • Successfully lead the estimate production for the division
  • Drive continuous improvement and innovation throughout the tender process
  • Lead and promote a client focused culture throughout the estimating function
  • Lead, manage and develop the estimators to deliver winning tenders

Self-motivated, practical and commercially aware, you will be used to working under pressure and to strict deadlines. Knowledge of the rail industry would be beneficial but not essential.

In possessing good communication skills, you will interact with people at all levels within the organisation and your customer focus will enable you to engage with clients and build relationships.

In return for your self-motivation and commitment to continuous improvements and profitability, you will receive a competitive salary, company car or allowance, bonus based on performance, matched company pension contribution of up to 5% rising to 7% after 5 years’ service, cycle to work, help towards healthcare costs and national retail discounts.

 

Why Story Contracting?

  • Story Contracting is a privately-owned, award-winning infrastructure company who is financially secure and agile with a wide range of public, private and third sector clients who enjoy working with our talented and committed team. Our track record for delivery on time and to budget, safely and reliably, has meant repeat business from our clients, which is reflected in our motto of ‘Do It Right!’
  • Our values are at the heart of everything we do - the way we work and the behaviours we display. We believe that this is what makes Story Contracting and our people exceptional.
  • GROUNDED - Everyone is equal at Story. We are down to earth and treat each other with respect.
  • HARDWORKING - We all pull our weight and work hard for each other.
  • PROUD - We are proud of our safety, our projects, our people, our clients and the success we create together. 
  • FAMILY - We nurture, train, develop and keep our people safe, just like a family. We are inclusive and do the right thing for the business and its people.
  • TRUSTED - What we say is what we do. Our clients, our people and our communities trust us to do it right.
  • WINNERS - We are hungry for success and want to be the best performing contractor for our clients, our people and our communities.

Find out more about what it’s like to be part of Team Story here. https://www.storycontracting.com/jobs/

Every Story Matters

  • We are proud to be a place where everyone can be part of the Story! 
  • As part of our pledge to eliminate discrimination and encourage diversity among our Story Team, our ‘Every Story’ policy https://www.storycontracting.com/about-us/our-culture-values/  ensures all employees are a part of a diverse environment and always feel included.
  • All applicants will receive careful consideration for employment regardless of who you are, where you come from or what you believe in.

Think you’d be a good fit?

  • Successful applicants will be contacted shortly after the closing date. 
  • Apply today and start your story
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