Iam currently looking to recruit an Estimator for a manufacturing business based in the outskirts of Birmingham city centre.
We require someone for the above position working Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5.00pm.
The role requires knowledge and understanding of working out prices/quotes for a variety of different enquiries (some of which may be bespoke), based upon raw material, labour and in some cases, tooling costs. Due to the complexity of the role, candidates would need to demonstrate use of mathematical analysis to convert yields into material usage, taking into account any machinery output capabilities and operator/labour costs. Likewise, they would need to work out job timescales/lead times based upon the above and order materials or tools quoted, keeping relevant computer systems updated with prices for buying/ordering.
In addition to the above, the role forms part of the busy sales team, so answering all calls ranging from sales enquiries to advising on bespoke items and liaising with regular account based customers, will feature on a daily basis.
Due to the nature of the role, the successful candidate would need to demonstrate excellent organisational skills, a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail, excellent mathematical skills, at least 2 year’s experience in an estimating/quoting role and previous experience of working in manufacturing would also be beneficial. Ultimately, we are looking for someone who can bring extensive estimating knowledge/experience with them and be able to hit the ground running.
Salary dependant upon experience £23,000 - £25,000
Excellent oppertunity to work for a family run business and become part of the team
If interested in the role please send your CV by Sunday 6th August, as shortlisting will be done before interviews take place week commencing 14th August
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