Estimator

  • Job Reference: 12255
  • Date Posted: 4 April 2022
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Generous Annual Holiday + Benefits
  • Sector: Procurement, Business Operations, Office, Supply Chain
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email: office@paulmitchellassoc.co.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

12255 – Estimator Job Spec

Location: Leicester

Summary

Our client – a renowned manufacturer & consultancy based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced Estimator to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. The successful candidate will responsible for the development & implementation of supply chain strategy for UK & overseas projects, providing estimating / pricing advice to internal teams whilst also managing & developing their supplier base. Key duties include:

  • Developing estimating methodology / approach.
  • Providing accurate / educated cost structures for projects,
  • Reducing costs, developing ongoing supplier relations to grow future opportunities, providing expert guidance on supplier management & mitigating risk,
  • Collaborating with engineering & development teams to deliver maximum design value,
  • Assisting with the supplier audit process,
  • Supporting throughout the project lifecycle incl. establishing timeframes, budgets & resources,
  • Developing & analysing supply chain data to improve performance,
  • Incorporating sustainable practices into day-to-day operations.

 

The Right Person

  • Previous estimating experience with extensive knowledge of materials & manufacturing
  • Commercial awareness (retail / POS sector preferred),
  • Excellent planning, organisation & deadline time keeping skills,
  • Risk management, negotiation & influencing skills,
  • Proactive, systematic and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision,
  • The ability to analyse and manipulate data,
  • Effective communication skills.

 

Package

  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Great benefits including generous annual holiday & pension, private health, life assurance etc

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12255) on 0116 254 9404.