Sales estimator - sheet metal

Future Recruits (Midlands) Ltd
£22000 - £25000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Future Recruits are pleased to be recruiting on behalf of their client for a Sales Estimator to join their team on a permanent basis. It would be advantageous if you came from an laser cutting or sheet metal background due to the technical aspect of the role.

Role: You will be responsible for co-ordination and preparation of quotes in accordance with the customers requests. Primarily responsible for preparing material portion of quotes using current pricing, including calculating excess charges based on minimum and maximum buys. Capable to calculate labour portion of quotes. Analyse bills of material, specifications, proposals and other documentation to complete quote packages
Duties: Set up quote into standard quote templates
Ensure that all information is accurately gathered and compiled prior to submission
Identify and work to resolve problems that develop, escalating problems encountered to the Supervisor
Serve as a point of contact for all activities
Building a rapport with suppliers to enable you to produce accurate quotations
Make sure all purchase orders are raised correctly
Act as a go between with members of Planning and manufacturing team, checking correct engineer allocation and skill set
Experience: Excellent verbal and written communication skills and experience of Radan or auto cad design packages and experience of Trumpf laser machines.
Experience of dealing with customers including quoting, order processing and tracking delivery and performance of engineers
ideally bee experienced within a technical sector

Salary: £20,000 to £21,000 PA