QUOTATION ENGINEER (NQE)
One of our clients based in Cheshire are looking to recruit an experienced Quotations Engineer.
The role is full time Monday to Friday.
To liaise directly with our customer base producing quotations for a wide range of equipment spare parts.
- Use commercial system to generate quotations and other manufacturers’ equipment
- Obtain cost updates from suppliers
- Update commercial system database with cost information, sales prices, etc
- Trace parts details via manuals, parts lists, archive material, etc
- Find alternative suppliers as required
- Find alternative parts to overcome obsolescence
- Liaise with customers and suppliers
Personality: Self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook and a clear focus on high quality and business profit. A natural forward planner who critically assesses own performance. Reliable, tolerant and determined and able to get on with others and be a team-player.
Computer skills: Must be confident to work with new commercial software and be adept in use of MS Office 2003 or later, particularly Excel and Word, Internet and email. Previous experience in use of MRP / ERP software is desirable, as is the ability to decipher engineering technical drawings.
Literacy and Numeracy: Able to understand profit and loss calculations and basic business finance, e.g., gross margin percentages and calculations, depreciation, capital and revenue expenditure, cash-flow, overheads, etc. Conversant in European languages would be advantageous.
Management Ability: Though internal staff management is not initially part of the job, responsibility and opportunity could grow with the development of the business. Some people-management skills, experience and natural ability will be useful.
Company kitchen, onsite parking – 4 weeks hols.
Commencing mid June.
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