Contracts manager / Roofing estimator

  • Chris ball & Son Roofing ltd
  • Catford, London, UK
  • Feb 09, 2021
Full time Construction

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen in our established Roofing company, we are recruiting for an experienced Estimator / Contracts Manager to join our team.

Salary & Benefits:

We offer a competitive starting salary, which will be negotiable depending upon previous experience

A company vehicle will be provided 


The role includes all aspects of flat and pitched roofing, visiting customers to carry out estimates for work required, assessing the issue with the roofs and writing out quotes and pricing the work up, working as part of a team to secure work and managing the workforce we have out on site, managing the roofers work program, dealing with any customer complaints, and resolving them in a professional and timely manner, you will manage the process from start to finish with the support of our admin team alongside you. 

You will be pricing jobs within the following: 

Flat roofing - Built up felt and occasionally Asphalt 

Pitched roofing - including guttering, fascias and soffits 

Role Objectives:

Represent our company in a professional way to ensure we provide a high level of customer service 

produce clear, accurate and competitive quotes for roofing work to customers, showing a breakdown of how the costs have been arrived at, mainly domestic customers we generally don't do many tenders.

Answer any queries from customers in relation to the quotes that you have produced.

keep an accurate roofing work schedule 

Ensure roofing contracts are completed quickly and efficiently with any problems addressed without delay, providing specs from our database to the roofers and organising materials where required prior to works starting.


Working closely with the administration team to ensure good level of communication at all times 


Generate new clients as well as managing the existing client base 


Key Skills 

Be organised, self motivated, methodical with attention to detail and have excellent problem solving skills, all supported by the ability to work well on computers and ipads 

Excellent communication skills and a track record of negotiating and securing contracts are essential 

The candidate must be well presented and able to establish long term relationships with clients to support future business growth

A minimum of 12 months experience of roofing and cladding systems essential 

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to move forward with your career this could be the perfect fit for you, please submit an up to date CV 

Contact : Michelle Ball 


Roofing, Surveying, Contracts Administration


40000.00 to 60000.00