Atkins Search have been retained by our client who are an established, reputable fit-out specialist contractor based in Nottingham to recruit an Estimator to join their team.


Operating as one of the UK’s most trusted and collaborative fit-out contractors, our client has an excellent reputation for manufacturing and delivering projects across the commercial, retail, heritage and hospitality sectors.

Delivering interesting, prestigious and unique projects, our client has established themselves as a quality focused
contractor who work collaboratively with their clients. Due to the continued growth of the business, they have an opportunity for an experienced Commercial Manager to join their team.

  • Established, thriving fit-out specialist
  • Flexible, working from home and the office
  • Professional, supportive working environment
  • Unique, interesting projects across the region
  • Nationally recognised for quality product and delivery
  • Excellent opportunities to progress and develop


As the Estimator, you will be a key member of the preconstruction and commercial team, focusing on producing competitive tenders across the fit-out sector.

You will be joining an established, market-leading contractor with opportunities to progress as the business continues to grow, working as part of a close-knit team.


As the Estimator, you will be delivering varied, competitive tenders across multiple sectors within the fit-out discipline, working as part of an established Commercial team.

  • Review of tender documentation to establish subcontract trade package and material requirements
  • Assess tender documentation to compile individual trade package subcontract enquiries
  • Compilation and issuing of tender enquiries to subcontractors and suppliers
  • Assessment and alignment of received subcontract tenders
  • Identify and compile Tender Qualifications / Exclusions
  • Produce Tender Cost document
  • Produce take-offs for general works
  • Pricing of project Preliminaries based on programme duration
    and identification of preliminary


The ideal candidate will have experience operating as an Estimator on behalf on behalf of a fitout contractor, with experience working on varied schemes as part of this sector.

  • Ability to work well under pressure, to meet tight timescales and deadlines
  • Work well as part of a team as well as the ability to work with own initiative
  • Excellent IT skills, particularly Microsoft Office
  • Excellent time management and negotiation skills


Excellent opportunity to join a reputable, market-leading fit-out contractor operating as part of a collaborative team.

  • Competitive salary and package
  • Car allowance
  • Hybrid working
  • Bonus scheme
  • Regular opportunities for progression
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Company pension scheme

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment, and service in the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough, and Northern Home Counties regions.

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