Estimator (Quotations) / Ballymena

Job Description

VANRATH are delighted to be assisting one of Northern Ireland's most recognisable manufacturers with the recruitment of a Commercial Executive / Sales Estimator. Fantastic company to work in, one of the best company cultures in NI and opportunities for progression.

Shifts are held over Monday to Friday (1 Hour Lunch). No weekend working. Permanent position....

This role will be based at the company's Ballymena office...


£30,000 - £35,000 + other Fantastic Additional Benefits (Top Company) & Progression Opportunities


You will have an exciting opportunity to be part of a fast moving team responsible for generating leads, quotations tenders and proposals on behalf of our dynamic sales team to some of world leading names in the transport sector.

  • Draft client proposal packs incorporating where applicable specification, quotation, letters, and presentations, this may involve engaging with customers directly on various issues both verbally and in writing.
  • Interpret customer specs and create specification requirement onto database. Identify supplementary options and associated costings.
  • Using online tender portals ensuring that information is collated and uploaded both grammatically and commercially accurate. (Training will be provided).
  • Calculate manufacturing costs of vehicle using the most recent information available. (May entail engaging suppliers for prices).
  • Interpret customers contractual requirements and compile a report detailing the compliance/non-compliance in line with the Company's T's & C's/
  • Delivery schedules, contractual issues, drawings etc.
  • Draft customer specific deal sheets for senior executive to sign off.
  • Ensure that accurate and clear records are kept and are up to date on historical pricing for each customer to allow final prices to be agreed and justified.

The Ideal Person

  • Must have experience in a similar role
  • Experience of quotation preparation, commercial experience and preparation of technical customer specifications

For further information on this opportunity, or any other jobs in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Jack Groves via Vanrath in the strictest confidence.

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