President Container Group, a leading independent manufacturer of Corrugated Packaging (Sheets, Boxes, Trays, Partitions, Displays etc.) is seeking a full time experienced Cost Estimator for its corporate location in Moonachie, NJ.
The Cost Estimator is a hands-on quoting and cost estimating position, responsible for on-time completion of customer quote activity. The position will work collaboratively with customers, manufacturing and sales to develop price quotations for corrugated packaging.
- Accurate and timely processing of quotes, orders and routings to maintain best possible lead time and equitable return for the company.
- Create quotes in online manufacturing tool while considering size, print specifications, number of printing colors required, etc.
- Determine quote level and priority in order to allocate appropriate time and resources.
- Determine costs of producing products and provides quote information for customers.
- Document on the quote all exceptions to the customer request.
- Address all customer specifications in the quote.
- Update estimates for change requests.
- Utilize quote metrics and contribute to the continuous improvement of the quoting process.
- Consult with necessary personnel in order to formulate estimates and resolve issues.
- Develop and maintain constructive and cooperative working relationships with customers, suppliers and colleagues.
- Enters data and maintains related files.
- Communicate effectively all details of the quote.
- Bachelor’s Degree or Associate’s Degree in an Engineering related field or experience in the Manufacturing Industry.
- Previous quoting, estimating or purchasing experience is preferred.
- Demonstrated computer skills in Excel, MS Windows, Internet and Outlook.
- Must be results oriented and drive continuous improvement.
- Complete attention to detail for accurate completion of quotes.
- Ability to meet deadlines.
- Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.
- Ability to evaluate, analyze and recommend solutions.
President Container Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D. President Container Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.
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