Estimator - Packaging / Printing / POS

Job Description

NEW VACANCY! (PK6719)

ESTIMATOR WEST MIDLANDS

£Negotiable + 25 days holiday + Pension + Onsite Packaging

9:00am - 5:00pm Monday - Friday.

Our client is a market leading manufacturer of high quality Corrugated Packaging Solutions, including retail ready packaging and point of sale who supply a wide range of market sectors

They are seeing continued growth over the years which has opened the opportunity for another Estimator to join their Commercial team.

The successful candidate must come from a packaging, print or POS background with experience using Shuttleworth

Responsibilities

  • Working closely with the Commercial Manager / Estimating Manager to prioritise the day to day work load of the Estimating Department.
  • Managing and controlling incoming enquiries & delivering quotes to the correct person within the deadlines set.
  • Liaising with sales to deal with any queries that have arisen from the quotations, and advising on any improvements that can be made, whilst also assessing the practicality of the quotes.
  • Technically assessing customer samples and consulting with internal depts to offer alternatives or equivalents to be offered and quoted accurately.
  • Liaising with external suppliers to obtain accurate and competitive prices.
  • Anticipating problems with production or finished products and proactively proposing ways to solve them.
  • Need a highly numerate individual with excellent attention to detail and ability to work effectively under pressure.
  • Using Shuttleworth MIS to produce estimates
  • Costing
  • Ability to analyse data and solve problems
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise your own work load
  • Can work to agreed deadlines