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We are now recruiting for two Estimators to be based in the London office of our client, a leading offshore oil & gas and renewable energy engineering contractor.  These Estimators will be working on traditional O&G bids as well as offshore wind projects all over the world.

Job Spec:

▪ Assist the Proposal Manager in the bid cost structure definition

▪ Analyse the tender documents and study scope of work, project schedule, potential major resources and construction equipment to be utilised

▪ Develop the bid cost estimate of project activities and services, including staff, manpower, construction equipment/consumables, assets, plant materials and subcontracts

▪ Identify the critical materials to be estimated on vendor quotations basis

▪ Assist the Proposal Manager in the selection of the reference vendor quotation to be included in the bid cost estimate

▪ Ensure the assessment of cost / schedule of all project activities (including management / engineering / procurement services)

▪ Prepare the bid price sheet and the preliminary project cash flow for internal use

▪ Prepare the bid price breakdown and any price/cost details (if required) for Client use

▪Prepare the Initial Project Budgeting case of contract award

Duties to include:

Capability to analyse engineering documents (e.g. Instruction to Tender, company and subcontractor documents, etc.) identifying improvement areas in terms of cost/time optimisation

▪ Understanding of labour cost components and how labour rates are built up (both internal and external personnel) inclusive of social burden and tax elements

▪ Capability to draw up different cost solutions and modify basic schemes critically on the basis of external input or elements arising out new contexts

▪ Capability to link project schedule to cash flow components and estimate relevant financial burden/revenues

▪ Capability to consolidate data coming from different internal and external bidding actors, verifying consistency and potential gaps among inputs


Candidates should have recent and relevant experience as an Estimator with an oil & gas and/or renewables company.

This is a permanent staff role, with a start date of early 2023.  Salary is negotiable depending upon experience levels, and a generous staff benefits package will apply.  Please contact us directly ( for further details.

All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. 

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