Pricing Estimator

Category : Manufacturing
Location/City : CA - Gardena
Id : 40309

We are on the hunt for a Manufacturing Estimator to work for a fluid fitting industry leader. In this role you will receive, review, and process all Requests for Quotes (RFQ).
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The buck stops with you: You are the keeper of the quotes, meaning that you will analyze and review pricing models to keep up with the market.
Keep walking if: You are unfamiliar with ERP systems.
Bonus points awarded for: Experience interpreting manufacturing blueprints; we need someone who can speak our industry's language.
Impress the boss on day 1 by: Working with the sales team to identify and develop new business prospects.

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Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Review costs with Purchasing and review customer drawings with engineers to identify parts and ensure corrects costs are quoted
  • Work with Outside Sales to identify new opportunities, and interact with the Customer Service Team to resolve any pricing issues with current customers
  • Be familiar with historical sales and market data to ensure that prices are set accordingly to the market while maximizing profit
  • Update and maintain quote log daily with all incoming and outgoing quotes

Skills & Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or business administration; OR 7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment in lieu of education
  • Knowledge and competence in the concepts, principles, and standard practices in costing and pricing
  • Experience negotiating and working in a contracting environment, and ability to analyze and solve moderately complex costing problems
  • Strong Excel skills and knowledge of ERP systems
  • Experience interpreting manufacturing blueprints is a plus

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