Essex £ 35,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + benefits Permanent
Job Reference: 013829
A global manufacturer supplying sectors including automotive, energy & aerospace has a new vacancy for an experienced Estimator to join the team. With a background in manufacturing, you will be responsible for the preparation and presentation of new tenders, quotations and estimates.
Commutable from: Southend on Sea, Chelmsford, Basildon, Brentwood, Grays, Wickford
Salary: £ 35,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + benefits
Suitable for: Estimating Engineer, Estimator, Quotation Engineer.
Reporting to the Engineering Manager your key responsibilities will be:
Provide estimations to customers
Oversee preparation of estimates for new business in response to Request for Quotations
Evaluate and analyse customer specifications in order to identify job requirements (raw materials, sub contract requirement etc)
Liaise with Engineering, operations and purchasing to prepare competitive proposals
Present bids to customers and potential customers and explaining the costing principles
Pass on successful work packages to engineering teams, explaining proposed manufacturing strategy.
You will possess proven quotation, tender and estimation experience within an manufacturing environment ideally CNC machining and be able to understand technical engineering drawings and Bill of Materials. Good knowledge of manufacturing processes such machining, fabrications and treatments is required.
Previous customer facing experience is essential in addition to an excellent written and spoken business and attention to detail. In this role you will liaise with suppliers and customer direct.
Please contact Alex Hodgkins with a current CV via email.