The THOMAS Recruitment Group is recruiting for an experienced, proactive and driven Estimator/Account Handler to join our clients’ market leading print manufacturing company.
Based in Pontypool, our client has an impressive array of state-of-the-art equipment and technology. Due to continued success, they have created a new position to assist the sales, production and buying departments. The successful estimator will have previous experience within print and will be able to work to and meet strict deadlines.
- Estimating accurate production costs
- Liaising with internal departments
- Preparing estimates for the commercial manager and account executives
- Verify layout with each department for production and cost efficiency
- Analyse and determine quantity and cost of all raw materials used in manufacturing
- Assess spoilage/waste of all raw materials, machine make ready time, run speeds, run time, hand work if applied, for all manufacturing processes
- Obtaining sub-contractor estimates for any external finishing
- Reviewing prices on a regular basis to ensure that they are kept up to date with changing information
- Developing procedures for pricing /costing work
- Manage tenders to achieve strict deadlines
- Knowledge of litho print process
- Good mathematical ability, including good understanding of measurements
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office products
- Must be able to understand customer’s and company specifications and explain technical procedures clearly to others
- Takes initiative and ownership of projects and tasks
- Excellent organisational skills including follow-up and accountability
- Ability to problem solve, think clearly and logically
- A competitive salary
- Secure/progressive company
- Training and development offered
- Contributable Pension Scheme
- 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
- To undertake your duties with enthusiasm and pride
- To lead by example at all times
- The prompt implementation of decisions
- Adopt a ‘safety first’ approach to all that you do
- To be flexible and able to work in a high-pressure environment.
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