NEW VACANCY! (PK7379)
ESTIMATOR / CUSTOMER SERVICE - FLEXO OR DIGITAL
Salary circa £23-29K (D.O.E) + Pension + 5 Weeks Holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
Our client is a well invested printer & converter who are leading the way with investments in cutting edge print technology. They are recruiting for an Estimator with some Customer Service and Admin responsibilities.
- Analyse documentation to prepare time, cost, materials and labour estimates.
- Plan jobs using a variety of substrates and printing methods.
- Revise estimates as needed due to specification changes.
- Perform job cost analysis.
- Develop knowledge of materials available and recommend cost saving opportunities.
- Prepare estimates used by management for purposes such as planning, organising and scheduling work.
- Consult with sales, vendors, personnel in other departments to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues.
- Maintain estimating standard procedures.
- Assure quality standards are met before delivering a quote.
- Assist in booking in jobs
- Liaising with customers
- General admin where required
- Highly proficient in numeracy
- Good at negotiating
- Able to undertake project management
- Detail orientated
- Able to work under pressure and to deadlines
- Commercially aware of the Print & Packaging industry
- Proficient at using Estimating software systems
- Good at record keeping
- An effective communicator both verbally and in writing