Estimator


  • £20000 - £24000 per annum
  • Posted: 12/09/2017
  • Birmingham b25rs Birmingham
  • Job Ref: 041224626
  • Permanent

Job Details

A fantastic opportunity is available for an Estimator to join an expanding Manufacturing business in North Birmingham.

The role and responsibilities will be to deal with incoming enquiries, preparation of estimates and quotations in a timely manner, ensuring products are produced and sourced efficiently taking into account quality and cost
-Dealing with all sales enquiries received via email, telephone, internal account sales staff or via the website.
-Producing comprehensive quotation, taking into account:-To be manufactured or sub-contracted
-Ensure correct drawings or specifications of products are available
-Ensure correct tooling currently available, machine type, running time required,
-Production time scheduling for lead times
-material source and costs including labour costs and postage
-profit margins required
-ensure supplier is approved
-Pass quotation for progressing to Customer Sales Co-ordinator
-Develop effective supplier relationships in order to negotiate best prices and delivery times.
-Maintain a data base of suppliers and products
-Develop and ensure up to date understanding of materials, products and machinery and knowledge of the company and the products offered.
-Be a key contributing member of the Sales and Customer Service Team
-Ensure all telephone calls are answered in a timely manner and deal with as appropriate.
-Ensure all quality processes are implemented and followed.
-Ensuring suppliers are reviewed and all drawings are up to date and worked to accurately

To be considered for this role you must have worked in a similar role, Estimator.
-Problem Solving skills
-IT skills - Microsoft Office, Excel Advanced
-Good communication skills, verbal and written
-Analytical approach.
-Ability to prioritise work.
-Attention to detail
-Excellent mathematical skills
Desirable
-Ability to read manufacturing drawings

The company are offering a salary of £20,000 to £24,000 with hours of 8.30am till 17.00pm, excellent opportunity to progress and benefits scheme

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