Costings Estimator

Recruiter
M P I Ltd
Location
Stevenage, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Sep 2019
Closes
05 Oct 2019
Ref
1269000565
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Electronic, Engineering, Costing, Estimating, Pricing, ERP, Suppliers, Procurement, Purchasing

Job Title: Costings Estimator

Location: Stevenage

Duration: Permanent

Salary: £28,000pa

Hours: 8:00 - 16:30 or 8:30 - 17:00 (36.5hrs)

Start: ASAP

Our customer is a nationally recognised manufacturer of electronic components and devices. Based in Stevenage, there continued success has led to the creation of a new permanent position for a Costings Estimator.

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB
Assisting the Quotes Manager to offer competitive quotations to prospective and existing customers. Quotations should be accurate to customer's requirements and achieved on time.

MAIN DUTIES
-Become fully conversant with the Vantage ERP system, particularly the quote section, including producing reports.

-Quote for most cost-effective assembly of new products by assessing manufacturing processes and times.

-Create Bills of Materials accurate to customer requirements using existing Nemco stocked parts where possible.

-Load assembly operations and times into the Vantage system, which will automatically convert the data into a quote.

-Produce off line cost calculations using standard format Excel spreadsheets.

-Send out BOM to relevant supplier and from their responses produce materials costings.

-Challenge suppliers on pricing to get the most competitive pricing possible.

-Challenge production on assembly times especially when quotes time is less than actual time taken to build.

-Liaise with Managing Director, production, purchasing and engineering departments as necessary.

-Follow the Company's environmental policy, procedures and instructions in order to minimize environmental impacts from its activities.

-In addition, the jobholder may be required to perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor/manager from time to time.

To register your interest, please forward a CV using the 'apply now' button. Alternatively, please call MPI on the number shown for more information.

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