Sales Estimator

We are currently looking for a Sales Estimator in the Horley area.

Ideally, you will have customer relationship management and estimation experience, preferably from within an engineering-based industry.

About the Role – Sales Estimator:

- To build relationships with existing and potential new customers in order to generate a stream of ongoing opportunities
- To be able to represent the company, its products and its services to existing and potential customers and secure enquiries
- Generation of factory processes, BOM’s and routings with appropriate times to determine costs
- To liaise with the workshop on the feasibility to manufacture customer products
- To provide quotations and ensure that sales enquiries are responded to in a timely and professional manner
- Negotiate with customers and listen to objections, customer requirements and provide appropriate solutions
- Develop a forward pipeline by undertaking research to identify and log potential customers for future sales follow-ups
- Visit customers and/or their projects to support the sales team when required
- To perform other tasks and duties as reasonably requested by the Business Manager
- Will receive full in-house training

Essential Skills:

- Ability to read drawings and provide customers with quotations based on their requirements
- Good basic engineering knowledge and interest
- Appropriate sales and costing experience in a small/medium-sized commercial organisation
- Good working knowledge of Microsoft products, such as Word, Excel, Outlook
- Attention to detail
- Flexibility and self-motivation

Desirable Skills:

- Engineering degree
- Proven experience in working within a manufacturing environment
- Confidence, enthusiasm, self-motivation and determination
- Clear communication skills at all levels, written and verbal
- Good organisation and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise own workload well
- Knowledge of Metallurgy

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Thank you.

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  • Location: Horley, England
  • Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + - Pension, Benefits Package
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: KHR - Recruitment Specialists
  • Posted: 04-Mar-2022
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