Estimating Team Leader

25000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP30000/annum team bonus
18 Apr 2017
03 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Adecco are seeking an Estimating Team Leader to run and oversee the Estimating & Design Team responsible for furniture and refurbishment projects.

The team leader will have a focused approach to producing accurate and comprehensive estimates and design schemes to defined timescales, and to identifying and implementing successful strategies to streamline systems. You will also be responsible for swift responses to customer needs and intelligent liaison with suppliers. A flair for interior design and space planning will be necessary.

It is a prime task of this position to improve the quality, accuracy, and response times of the Team Members and to hold them fully accountable.

The role includes:

*Office-based product research/selection and estimate/tender preparation
*Liaising with suppliers, existing and new
*Liaising with field sales representatives to understand the detail of the client's needs following the visit of the representative
*Distribution, management and monitoring of work to team members to ensure appropriate team output in compliance with prescribed timescales
*Providing inside support for on-site project managers, plus possible site visits
*Supporting the inside sales team on incoming sales enquiries at peak times
*Reporting to the Sales Director on all aspects of performance

Qualities required:

*Honesty, loyalty and obedience - which factors produce an indispensable team member
*Dedication to accuracy
*A strong commitment to genuine customer care
*Rigid adherence to company ethos and culture
*Proficiency at problem-solving and providing positive solutions
*Experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications & CAD 3-D design
*Enthusiasm and commitment to achieving results
*Meticulous attention to detail in maintaining the customer record management system (CRM)
*Preferably some design ability and experience.

The team leader will be working within a vibrant and dedicated team, to clearly defined parameters, with a clear accent on maintaining and growing the financial profitability of the company, and will report to the Sales Director.

We look forward to your application

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer