Join our team as an Experienced Estimator – Unleash Your Commercial Expertise!

Are you an Estimator with a passion for precision and a knack for negotiation?

We invite you to step into a pivotal role within our vibrant team at Ultimate (Commercial Interiors) Ltd. As an Experienced Estimator, you’ll be a linchpin in our commercial success, driving projects from conception to triumph.

At Ultimate Group, we’re not just building spaces; we’re sculpting dreams and aspirations. As a leading force in the industry, we’re committed to pushing boundaries and achieving excellence. Join our journey of innovation, collaboration, and transformative design, where your skills will be valued and your impact profound.

What you’ll get:

  • Salary: Negotiable depending on experience + car allowance + profit-based bonus.
  • Pension plan.
  • Health shield.
  • Taste Card.
  • Laptop provision.
  • Company-wide social events and annual charity activities.
  • Opportunities for training and growth within the business.

Working environment:

  • Nestled in the picturesque Yorkshire Dales, our unique facility buzzes with high-energy visionaries and a diverse community.
  • Purpose built, modern, refurbished offices with an in-house showroom that showcases our innovation. Join us at our in-house bar for vibrant social events, or recharge in the outdoor garden and picnic area.
  • We thrive on partnering with corporate and commercial clients to bring visions to life. If you’re ready to unleash your creativity and be part of a dynamic team, Ultimate Group is the place for you. Your journey to shape extraordinary spaces starts here!

Roles & Responsibilities:

As an adept Estimator, you’ll be at the forefront of our commercial endeavours. Reporting to the Pre-Construction Director, you will:

  • Prepare meticulous cost estimates that underpin our projects’ financial success.
  • Organise bids, engage with clients, suppliers, and sub-contractors to determine project financial needs.
  • Utilize your fit-out industry experience to provide detailed project estimates, encompassing labour, plant, material build-ups, and preliminaries.
  • Thrive amidst fast-paced, dynamic projects, offering your expertise on high-value, fast-track schemes up to £3 million.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with cross-functional teams, ensuring effective cost and commercial management during pre-construction and contract phases.

In this dynamic role, you will:

  • Be a key participant in tender presentations, offering your commercial prowess.
  • Craft budget and preliminary build-ups during proposal stages, collating comprehensive proposal documents.
  • Develop concept budgets and detailed cost plans, ensuring alignment with clients’ needs.
  • Efficiently manage multiple proposals and estimations, meeting client deadlines with finesse.
  • Collaborate seamlessly with various company departments, fostering innovation and profitable outcomes.
  • Drive subcontractor engagement and manage the subcontracting process.
  • Navigate supplier and subcontractor proposals and costs, ensuring accuracy and value.
  • Conduct insightful site inspections, assessing risks and uncovering untapped opportunities.
  • Engage in client, owner, and stakeholder meetings, contributing to project success.
  • Deliver bids promptly for tender closings and lead detailed contract handover meetings.

Personal Attributes & Experience:

  • A professional and proactive approach, backed by a strong track record of successful estimations.
  • Excellent communication skills, enabling you to negotiate effectively both internally and externally.
  • Experience working with blue-chip contractors, adding depth to your industry insights.
  • A methodical and organised nature, coupled with the adaptability to work individually and as a cohesive team player.
  • Ability and experience of successfully producing under pressure with excellent time management skills.
  • Attention to detail, great investigator, who is motivated to develop supplier relationships.
  • A team member who is switched on to producing the best possible, timely service with passion and enthusiasm.
  • A natural solution driven problem solver.

If you’re ready to elevate your career as an Experienced Estimator and leave your mark on transformative projects, we invite you to join us at Ultimate Group. Embrace challenges, redefine possibilities, and thrive in an environment that values your expertise. Apply now and let’s shape the future together.

For more information, please send a copy of your CV to – we look forward to hearing from you!