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Estimator/Sales Support

Business Support
£25,000 to £35,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:
Closing Date:

For more information about this job please contact:

Chloe Jago
01707 377088

Do you consider yourself to have a “technical” understanding?

Have you built experience within a construction/mechanical industry?

Are you looking to take on a “hands-on” role, working closely with an established Sales Team with Estimating and Administration Support?

Osborne Appointments are recruiting for an Estimator/Sales Support to join our family-run client based in Hitchin.

Job Type: Permanent, full time

Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 (depending on experience)

Main Duties:

  • Estimating work and costings, using information from suppliers and in-house cost calculators
  • Producing draft quotes from photos and a phone call from the Sales Representative
  • Adding technical data to bespoke system to produce quotations
  • Liaising with suppliers to obtain costs, researching improved costings where required
  • Liaising with the customer to obtain further details as necessary
  • Producing sketches for CAD team to facilitate drawings, adjusting where required
  • Sending drawings to customer for approval
  • Attending occasional site visits with a Sales Representative
  • Sales Administration support as required

Key Skills/Experience:

  • Ability to drive, and access to own vehicle
  • Experience within Engineering, Construction or a Mechanical industry would be highly advantageous (either “hands-on” or in office support)
  • Ability to interpret/read technical drawings (2D or 3D)
  • A working knowledge of CAD would be advantageous
  • Ability to work on a variety of different jobs
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Good numerical skills
  • Well-organised, and able to work within deadlines

The interview stages will consist of an initial Zoom interview for successful candidates, followed by a Face to Face interview if progressed.

If you are interested in this position, please apply with your CV today!

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction

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