Estimator/ Trainee Estimator
Shardlow, Derbyshire
ACP (Concrete) Ltd
Job Reference Number: ACP111

Thomas Armstrong are currently looking for a dedicated, reliable and enthusiastic person to join our small specialist team based at our office in Shardlow, Derbyshire.

Reporting directly to the Sales Manager, the ‘Estimator’ will be a key collaborator for new and existing relationships for estimating bidding, providing an advanced manufacturing solution that delivers high-quality and cost-effective products.

No ‘essential’ experience is necessary as all relevant training & development will be given in-house.

Key duties and responsibilities:

• Creation of accurate and timely quotes.

• Communicate with the client to clarify any points that are not clear.

• Build and cost the quote (on the in-house configurator system).

• Send the quote to the customer by email Via our in-house quotes system.

• Record all relevant information in the company system and set up follow ups.

• Undertake any revisions and changes as per the customer request.

• Prepare final order confirmation and send to customer for approval.

• Discuss with the customer payment options and agree the best way forward.

• Care for the customer and the enquiry through from receiving the lead to order.

• Liaise with our designers and factory for manufacture.

Skills, attributes and qualifications:

• Good telephone manner and professional approach to customers.

• Good written/administration skills.

• Attention to detail.

• A basic understanding of estimation tools and techniques (i.e. the processes of estimating resources, durations and costs).

• Technically minded – desirable.

• Experience in interacting with customers in a sales/estimating environment.

• Excellent communication skills – verbal and written.

• Strong numerical and analytical skills.

• Commercially aware.

• Full driving licence preferred but not essential.

Salary & Benefits

• Full time working hours (08:00 – 17:00 Monday to Thursday, Friday 08:00 – 16:30)

• Competitive salary (dependent upon experience, skills and knowledge)

• Attractive Company Pension Scheme

• 26 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays

• Free on-site car parking

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company working within the manufacturing and supply of specialist concrete products.


How to Apply

Job Reference Number: ACP111

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