Graduate Commercial Administrator

Graduate Talent Solutions
£170000 - £190000/annum
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Commercial Administrator

My client is a recognised and respected leader in the design and manufacture of a wide range of open-die quality forgings they make safety critical components to demanding global industries such as Aerospace, Oil and Gas, Power and Nuclear industries.

As a direct result of their business success and reputation they have created an exciting new vacancy for a graduate sales estimator to join and support in the growth and development of their thriving business.

My client has strong values, delivers outstanding customer service and has exceptional technical expertise within their field. The role has been created to add value over time to a great business that is genuinely leading within its field.

The successful candidate will become an expert in the company's products, practices and procedures. The company offers training and personal development that will enable the successful candidate to reach a technically competent level with a good knowledge of the construction industry standards and best practise.

The main aspects of the role include:

* Dealing with and account managing enquiries from established customers as well as potential customers
* Preparing detailed quotations accurately for existing and new customers
* Ensuring correct interpretation of information from customers when confirming quotations and converting them into an order
* Ensuring existing quotes and the database are up to date, including amendments, providing new quotations and maintaining communication with customers
* Maintaining relationships with existing customers whilst delivering a sales-minded attitude
* Develop customer relationships alongside the sales and administration team
* Retain detailed records of all quotations
* Provide exceptional customer service with every customer and potential customer interaction

Skills and Experience

* Candidates must have an inquisitive nature with a willingness to learn
* Ability to communicate effectively, over the telephone and in person
* A methodical and thorough approach to work
* Computer literate, knowledge of engineering, with metals, materials and heat treatments
* Excellent English and mathematical skills
* Be honest, reliable and professional


We are particularly inviting applications from graduates from an Engineering background. Any work experience in this would be beneficial but not essential. Other essentials are:

* Degree and some office experince
* People keen to develop a long-term career within manufacturing
* Excellent IT skills and an ability to learn complex systems

In return my client will provide

* Contributory pension scheme
* Training and development
* Career progression that goes hand in hand with effort and achievement
* Offering a salary of 17-19k

This genuinely is an exciting role with a great investment from my client to ensure the successful candidate can begin and develop a successful career within the estimation, manufacturing and engineering arena.

If you are interested in this placement please apply by clicking on the link below or contact Graduate Talent Solutions for further details.

Graduate Talent Solutions is the UK's leading graduate recruitment specialists with nationwide opportunities for graduates across all industry sectors, including; HR, Engineering, Business, Marketing, Finance, Construction and ICT. We place graduates in permanent positions with our clients, as well as 5-6 month paid work placements directly linked to your future career choice - more than two thirds of our placements directly end with permanent graduate positions.

Graduate Talent Solutions is part of Nicholas Associates Group, a market leading partner of choice for talent management solutions, from Apprentice to Boardroom. For us, it's all about enabling people to be their best.

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