Senior Pre-Construction Lead

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    £90,000 - £100,000

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    Louise Hall

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Louise Hall

Our Client are one of London’s largest Design & Build organisations with an excellent reputation in delivering projects between £500k - £10 million on commercial CAT A and B fit outs. They work with some of the leading high street brands, insurance companies and corporate organisations to offer unique and first-class office spaces.


They deliver the best and look for the best staff to join their business. You must be forward thinking, innovative and be able to work in a fast paced and pressured environment but your work will be rewarded within an employee focused organisation.



Assessing and interpreting client brief for works cost planning

Co-ordination of design, sales and sub-contractors to ensure design and costs are certified ready for input into bid documentation

Estimating projects using Excel spreadsheet system.

Putting together documentation for presentations to prospective clients

Formatting and managing pre-contract programme relating to bid and agreeing works duration with contracts team

Presenting pre-contract cost documents to prospective clients

To ensure the highest standards of Health & Safety within the company, including adherence of all CDM requirements

Accurate briefing to Construction Manager of pre-contract documentation: ie: relevant drawings, spreadsheet, specifications, Health and Safety documentation and other supporting information

Ensure drawings are accurate and based on dimensional site surveys

Ensure compliance to Building Regulations, Planning Regulations and Building Control Legislations

To comply with all company policies and procedures that relate to anti-bribery, quality, environment and health and safety

Ensuring all cost documentation is ready on time for pitches and pitch rehearsals (both 48 and 24 hour rehearsals).


Key Skills:

Experience of cost planning with skill set to value engineer a design.

A commercial pre-contract background and a good experience of office design and build

Detailed knowledge of the JCT

Good presenter and listener

High self motivation, enthusiasm and ambition

Desire to succeed and positive can-do attitude

Target and success driver

Action take with the ability to be in charge and manage a team

5+ years industry experience or Degree level qualification