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Overbury plc
Vacancy title
Estimating Assistant
Contract type
Full time fixed term contract

OVERBURY is looking for an Estimating Assistant (fixed term contract)


About us

We are a construction management company — we build and refurbish the facilities that other people work in. We operate in a variety of sectors including financial, education, retail, media, health and leisure, undertaking projects which range in value from £10k to over £200m.

Our success is founded on a set of open, honest beliefs that focus on our clients, their goals and what constitutes a successful project for them. Our long-term attitude underlines our business - 75% of projects are from repeat clients.

We have a culture of promoting from within, encouraging career development and being open to the fresh ideas and opinions of our team, however long they have been with us and whatever their position.

The role

Sending out information via project plus (internal project management system) to subcontractors and internal teams.

Setting up the project files.

Logging price return dates and setting return expectations with subcontractors.

Logging subcontract returns for review by Estimators.

It would help your application if you’re

Someone who understands how to use excel and word.

You pick up new tasks quickly.

You are organised and efficient.

Someone who has good communication skills, and can talk to new people daily.

Someone who is reliable, and consistent.

Someone who can handle pressure when new tasks and objectives are given to them.

About you

We are looking for someone keen, helpful, curious, with an eye for detail, someone who thrives on engaging with people.  We are open and willing to explore new ideas, especially if they enhance our approach so if you feel confident in identifying opportunities and communicating them to a wide and diverse audience this might be the role you’ve been holding out for.

Overbury/Morgan Lovell operates an Equal Opportunities Policy and are committed to building an organisation which actively promotes a culture that is free from discrimination. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Positive about women into contstruction