Senior Estimator/Procurement

  • Job Reference: PM1682
  • Date Posted: 5 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Print Match Ltd
  • Website: http://www.print-match.co.uk
  • Location: London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
  • Sector: Estimating
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Our client is a fully integrated marketing agency with an enviable client list across sectors such as entertainment, hospitality and events.

They currently have a superb, newly created opening for a Print Estimator with an excellent Procurement background to join their team in London. They produce work from digital, large format and lithographic print for their diverse client base, including short-mid run packaging and bespoke installations. The successful candidate will also be responsible for managing the estimating team and ensure service levels are met across the business.

The focus of the role is:

  • Pricing of and not limited to, digital print, large format print, litho print, print finishing, and installations.
  • Liaising with suppliers to source appropriate materials, quotes, turnarounds etc
  • Working closely with the Account team to provide structure and guidance at the early quoting stages and beyond
  • Problem solving to bring a project in to spec, turnaround and on budget
  • Ensuring the quote provides quality and value for money to the client, whilst remaining commercially viable for the company.
  • Associated admin work including working on internal systems and QC process.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have print estimating experience, ideally 10+ years estimating for digital, large format and/or litho print products
  • Work with the business on the implementation and successful running of Optimus, the internal order management system
  • Be ready to take ownership of a new role and offer improved ways of working
  • Possess the utmost attention to detail and take care in every task
  • Be inquisitive and detail-oriented
  • Work well to deadlines and possess the ability to prioritise
  • Be commercially aware
  • Be an excellent communicator
  • Be a team player

This position is offers the flexibility to work remotely for 1-2 days per week so if this, and all of the above sound of interest, please be quick to send in your CV as this client is looking to make a speedy appointment.

 

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