Estimator

Recruiter
Dovetail Recruitment Ltd
Location
Weymouth, Dorset
Salary
£38000 - £42000/annum
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Estimator / Supply Chain Professional - Weymouth, £38,000 - £42,000

We are working with a prestigious long established company in the Weymouth area in recruiting for an Estimator/ Supply Chain Professional to report to the Estimating and Configuration Manager.

You will be responsible for calculating manufacturing costs through supplier relationships and working with the engineer functions. This is a key role within the business to ensure the continued successful growth of the business.

Duties and Responsibilities include:

Carry out initial bid assessments for suitability.
Achieve a 5 day turnaround for re-quote activity.
Maintain and adhere to all estimating processes and procedures.
Work in conjunction with the Estimating, Configuration Manager and team to continually refine and drive improvements into the current Bid process.
Attend weekly bid review meetings with the account team to fully understand upcoming opportunities, priority lists and advise on bid turnaround times.
Liaise with all functions within the business ensuring all relevant data and customer supplied information is shared within the business.
Provide key stakeholders with an early view of cost drivers and long lead items where possible.
Review potential obsolescence through the management database.
Produce detailed accurate estimates
Experience and Knowledge:

Experience of working in safety critical environments to demanding standards such as AS9100 & NADCAP.
Good communication and numeracy skills, and to be able to work in a team.
Strong analytical skills, and a proactive attitude.
Excellent IT skills and relevant knowledge of software including MRP, and online sourcing tools.
Ability to review product documentation and identify errors, omissions and improvements.
This job would suit candidates currently working as an Estimator, Supply Chain Manager.

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