Estimator (Housing/Construction)LeicestershirePermanent40,000 - 50,000 (DOE) + BenefitsAn excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Estimator to join an established and expanding house building/property development business based in Leicestershire. An chance to join a supportive, friendly and collaborative business with ambitious plans for the future.Our client offer a market-leading salary and an excellent benefits package, including car allowance, bonus, pension, health cover and a generous holiday allowance. Start ASAP ideally in Nov/Dec/Jan (subject to your Notice Period/work availability).Key skills, experience and responsibilities will include.... Taking ownership of projects at estimating stage, using detailed working drawings and site specifications to cost housing development projects.. House Building/Residential Property industry experience strongly preferred (affordable housing, social housing, housing associations, etc).. Producing Bill of Quantities and Development Build Packages.. Working within a small, close-knit team and reporting into the Procurement Manager.. Proven track record of cost estimation to support scoping of house building/residential property projects.. MS Excel spreadsheet skills and ideally experience of working with estimating software packages.. The role combines aspects of cost estimation, surveying and buying.. The Person: You will need to demonstrate a structured and methodical approach to work and a strong work ethic.. Excellent Benefits, including: company bonus, car/car allowance, 25 days holiday (+ BHs), private medical, childcare vouchers, cycle scheme etc.Please email through a copy of your current CV for consideration stating your work availability, dsalary expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you think you would be a good match for this position.If your experience matches the job requirements you will receive a call from a member of the Syntax team who will run through the opportunity in greater detail and will be happy to answer any further questions you may have.We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of applications we regret it is not always possible to do this. Thank you for your understanding.Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency.