Estimator, Leicester – Job Overview

Reporting to the Internal Sales Manager, this office-based role is a key front-end position in maintaining the company’s high service standard. It involves liaising directly with customers regarding their enquiries and providing a competitive quotation while maintaining the company’s targeted margin thresholds.


Duties will include

Preparing estimates, materials and transport costings in response to customer enquiries

  • Accurate take-offs of materials from construction drawings or bill of quantities
  • Liaising directly with external sales colleagues regarding incoming enquiries for discounts and margin expectations
  • Costing bespoke products
  • Creating a Bill of Materials
  • Re-costing of orders
  • Working with internal and external sales teams on technical queries
  • Create flow calculations
  • Maintain shopfront system and create or add new ARP products
  • Maintain the ARP price book system
  • Add any new ARP customer discount systems into Sage and Shopfront
  • Changing over any new ASM/Current Customer accounts at year-end in Sage and Shopfront


  • Bereavement leave
  • Canteen
  • Company events
  • Company pension
  • Free Parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • On-site parking


About ARP (Aluminium Roofline Products Ltd)

We are proud of the reputation which we have built over the past 35 years. We have become one of the largest providers of Aluminium Roofline Products in the UK and are super excited about our future.

Customer service is the key to why ARP Ltd is so successful in acquiring and maintaining its large customer base. Because of this, the company takes great pride in recruiting the right personnel, which is crucial for the business. We put our employees at the heart of all we do, ensuring they have the tools to succeed and feel rewarded for doing a great job.

We consider applications as we receive them and reserve the right to close adverts early when we have received sufficient applications. If you feel this is your role, why not apply now to ensure you’re considered early in the process?

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Competitive


  • 8-hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus scheme


  • GCSE or equivalent (preferred)


  • Estimating: 1 year (required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Leicester, LE19 1WA (required)

To apply for the role, please send a cover letter and CV via email: Alternatively, you can apply via Indeed.


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