Estimator (Prototype Co-Ordination Manager )

Estimator - Prototype Co-Ordination Manager

Location: Loughborough

Salary: up to £40k

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent / Onsite

The Role

Due to internal promotion, my client is looking for a Prototype Co-Ordination Manager to join the team.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Reporting to Operations Director

  • Managing all front-end enquiries of prototyping and ensuring external and internal customers are serviced correctly.

  • Working with internal prototype team and external suppliers to deliver an efficient prototype service

  • Manage the lead-times and plan the prototype weekly schedule.

  • Ordering and ensuring materials are available for prototyping, to work effectively to their daily schedules set.

  • Liaising daily with design to ensure all the project details and drawings required to manufacture all required items are available

  • Communicating to all sales and project management teams, so lead-times and quality controls are always maintained

The Candidate

  • This would suit someone with a purchasing/estimating/planning background

  • Must be able to understand technical drawings

  • Experience using MRP/ERP systems

  • Working knowledge of joinery, metal and plastic fabrication would be advantageous

  • Must have management experience.

  • Strong communication skills and problem-solving abilities.

Reference 22241/003