Estimator

Recruiter
Expion
Location
Shipley, Bradford
Salary
£29000 - £30000/annum Circa £30,000 + Benefits
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Do you want to work for an award winning, globally known company?

Do you have experience of working as an Estimator in a busy Finance Department within the manufacturing sector?

Want a career offering genuine career prospects?

The role:

-Estimator
-Estimate product costs from specification and drawings by utilising Excel estimate forms.
-Contact and co-ordinate the request for cost information from related departments in a timely and increasingly urgent manner.
-Provide explanation of product estimates and obtain Manager’s authorisation.
-Improve, update and maintain on a regular basis the estimate templates for each product.
-Review estimates compared to production costs to identify any cost differences needing corrective action.
-Provide product cost figures and information to the Sales Department for Quality Assurance Meetings, tracking changes between updates.
-Amend/update estimate as a design evolves, requiring the need to produce a latest estimation of cost together with appropriate comparisons.
-To attend and support with any stock take activities.
-Maintain and create procedures where required.

To succeed in this challenging, people focused business, you will:

-Relevant experience of working in a busy Finance Department within the manufacturing sector.
-Advanced Excel / Experience of Business Manufacturing System.
-Excellent written and oral communication skills.
-Ability to undertake a high level of activity.
-Ability to comprehend complex instructions and respond effectively and perform arithmetic accurately and quickly.
-Plan work to achieve deadlines

The Business:

A global manufacturing organisation.
Looking for an Estimator to join their biggest site in Europe.
The size of the site offers the chance for training and development as well as chance to be part of a growing business.

Interviews are to be held shortly, and suitable candidates will be contacted within 24 hours of application.

To apply for the role, please send your CV and salary details to Expion Search & Selection using the ‘Apply Now’ button. If you would like to have a confidential discussion on the role, you can contact the Consultant, Natalie Jack quoting the job reference number NJ 3173

Please note, we endeavour to make sure you will receive an email indicating if you have been successful or not within 1 to 2 weeks.

Expion: Our Manufacturing and Production recruitment brand is well respected for the high quality of work we have delivered for both clients and candidates. Our in-depth knowledge of recruitment across core sectors enables us to provide advice based on experience and to give you the best access to client vacancies