Technical Estimator Role

  • Job Reference: 1216989193-2
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2024
  • Recruiter: CMD Recruitment
  • Location: Melksham, Wiltshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Technical Sales Estimator

Full Time, Permanent

30,000 - 40,000 depending on experience


Our client is looking for a Technical Sales Estimator to join a growing sales team, providing quotations and sales assistance while maintaining a high level of industry and technical knowledge.

In this role, you'll be at the forefront of providing quotations and sales assistance while showcasing a wealth of industry and technical expertise. If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are passionate about delivering top-notch service, then this opportunity is tailor-made for you.


  • Provide quotations and technical knowledge to new and existing customers.
  • Ensure timely logging and processing of all quotations and requests.
  • Review and extract key information relevant to their products.
  • Budget and cost various systems within projects.
  • Draft formal quotations with a high level of technical understanding.
  • Follow up on quotations and attend pre-tender meetings, primarily via MSteams.
  • Obtain up-to-date cost price quotations from suppliers.
  • Liaise directly with customers to address technical queries and provide progress updates.
  • Maintain quotation database and provide activity reports as needed.
  • Analyse project risks.
  • Update and maintain MS Excel project cost calculation sheet.

Skills & Experience:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organisational skills, ability to prioritise tasks, manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Capability to interact effectively with personnel at all levels.
  • Proficient in computer literacy, including Excel, Word, and Outlook.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry industry preferred.
  • Previous experience in a cost estimating role or a technical writing role preferred, but not essential

If you are driven, adaptable, and committed to meeting both company and customer needs, we invite you to apply now!

The hours for this role are Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.00pm.

Successful candidates will be contacted within 7 working days of their applications, should you not hear from us within this time, please assume that your application was unsuccessful.