Project Sales Estimator

Recruiter
J&L Recruitment
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£20000/annum
Posted
07 Jul 2017
Closes
06 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client are the UK’s leading manufacturer in their field, and are looking to recruit a project sales estimator to join a well established estimating department. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, ambitious and enthusiastic.

Duties include:

Identifying project requirements by interpreting of engineering specifications and drawings, or interrogating site visit reports from Area Sales Managers.
Liaising with customers to establish budget and scope of works.
Working closely with colleagues or suppliers to establish cost price information.
Ascertaining material costs and estimation of manufacturing times to arrive at a profitable yet competitive proposal that matches the customer’s enquiry/requirements.
Issuing detailed time and material estimates to the Internal Sales Team.
With previous experience gained within steel fabrication businesses, we require an enthusiastic individual with excellent organisation ability, charisma and communication skills to join our team within a larger sales office.

The ideal candidate shall possess a strong, clear experience of working within estimating or project costing from within an engineering business, where fabrication of metalwork features for a solid appreciation of the processes involved.

Experience in visiting customers, for face to face meeting and sales negotiating, would be an advantage, as would experience of bid preparation.

Hours are Monday – Friday 8am – 16.30pm

25 days holiday