Diamond Search Recruitment Ltd
Diamond Search Recruitment are delighted to be representing our client, a leading manufacturing business, working to the highest quality standards and at the forefront of new product development. Recruiting for an Estimator (Procurement and Costing Specialist) this is a super opportunity for a bright, motivated and focussed individual to join the team.
This role offers a salary range of £28K-£30K dependent on experience, along with comprehensive training. This is an opportunity to work in a fun and dynamic working environment with like-minded enthusiasts! Our client also offer 22 days of holiday, in addition to bank holidays, along with access to the company’s robust pension scheme.
As Estimator (Procurement and Costing Specialist), you’ll delve into the intricacies of cost management and procurement. You’ll be pivotal in ensuring projects and products are cost-effective, without compromising on the high quality, which customers expect.
Cost Research: Rigorously investigate the costs of ingredients, packaging, and related items.
Manage Vendor Relationships: Build and maintain solid relationships with suppliers, ensuring smooth business operations.
Quotation Procurement: Secure quotes from suppliers within set deadlines, always aiming for optimal value.
Project Viability Analysis: Evaluate the feasibility and profitability of potential and ongoing projects.
Detailed Estimations: Prepare and present in-depth cost quotations and estimations for tasks and projects.
Support Bidding: Aid in formulating bids for new contracts and assist buyers in their activities.
Expense Monitoring: Regularly track costs at every project stage, ensuring adherence to projected budgets.
Collaborate with R&D: Work closely with the Research and Development team when launching and costing new products.
The Ideal Candidate:
A degree in Business, Finance, Supply Chain Management, or a relevant discipline is preferred.
Previous experience in estimating, procurement, or a related field.
Strong analytical and negotiation capabilities.
Excellent communication skills with a knack for building relationships.
Excellent attention to detail, with accurate data inputting skills.
What are you waiting for? Apply today. Immediate interview and start for the right candidate!
Diamond Search Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency regarding this vacancy.