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Sales Estimator

Job Reference: 31169_1514397627
Location: West Midlands
Discipline:/ Manufacturing and Production
Salary Range:

£26000 to 30000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent
 

Sales Estimator

An award winning & world leading manufacturer of specialist industrial machinery, is currently experiencing rapid growth & going through an exciting development phase. To manage the ever increasing demand, we are now looking to recruit an experienced Sales Estimator to join their established team.

For the right candidate, there is real potential for this role to develop into a full Sales role and to become involved in full technical and commercial tenders in the future.

Benefits on offer:

* 24 Days Holiday
* Free Parking
* Profit Based Bonus Scheme
* Up to 4.5% Pension Match
* Private Medical
* Laptop
* Generous Sick Pay Scheme
* Support towards further Training & Development / Further Qualifications

Purpose of Role:

Working closely with the Director of Sales, you will produce accurate cost estimates for Sales / Project Engineers to include in tenders and proposals.

The Successful Candidate:

Experience/Attributes Required:

* Experience as a Sales Estimator within an Engineering / Manufacturing background
* Be flexible with working hours - working to tight deadlines, some weekend/evening work will be required
* Prepared to travel occasionally worldwide
* Must be ambitious, driven, flexible & able to work under pressure
* Ability to work both in a team and autonomously
* Enthusiastic with regards to Sales; with the drive to grow within the business
* Competent in the use of Microsoft Office Applications particularly Excel

Job Responsibilities:

* Produce accurate cost estimates for Sales / Project engineers to integrate into overall tenders and proposals
* Analyse engineering drawings & documentation to identify cost and estimate components.
* Liaise with Accounts & Procurement departments to extract equipment information and costings from existing contract financial information.
* Be involved in the development of a new buying and estimating central data base system.
* Prepare and develop standard sub-estimate templates for integration into master template estimates for all new projects.
* Develop cost databases and keep up to date accurate cost information
* Liaising with sub-suppliers and supply chain to obtain sub-contract prices as required from both UK and International companies.
* Occasional travel within UK and abroad to visit suppliers & customers.
* Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors.
* Assist in the preparation & compilation of tender and bid documentation.

For more information please email your CV to: stuart.williams@asc-connections.com



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