Trainee Estimator / Account Manager
Trainee Estimator / Account Manager required by successful business engaged in the supply of bespoke products which enhance the working environment in offices throughout the UK and overseas.
This role of Trainee Estimator / Account Manager will be of interest to a person who is technically minded who is keen to combine his/her technical abilities with commercial duties relating to estimating and providing technical sales support to customers.
Initially you will be trained in the estimating function and, as your product knowledge develops, you will also support customers on a range of technical queries ranging from pricing and lead time verification and Works Order creation through to liaison with colleagues in Design and Manufacturing to investigate the manufacturability of any bespoke customer requirements or to assist on new product costing.
In time your role will develop into customer Account Management where you will maintain and develop close working relationships with customers based around regular telephone communication. You will become key customers’ main point of contact for all aspects of the business relationship, commercial and technical.
Possibly a holder of a technical qualification and with a desire for a role which combines technical and commercial elements, you should be customer focused and possess excellent written and spoken communication skills, together with high standards of computer and numerical literacy.