This position will be located in a city to be determined.
The Materials Estimator position is responsible for accu rately estimating the costs associated with specific projects. Experience in the corrugated industry is preferred.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
§ Provide complete and accurate component/material estimates within the specified time frame using RTMD proprietary and estimation software and outside vendors’ information
§ Use approved sources for outside items and utilize vendor pricing matrix to identify cost for components, where available
§ Consult with manufacturing staff to determine best method to produce components internally
§ Develop, maintain, and share database of sources for outsourced components
§ Identify “standard” items and the proper standard cost for those items
§ Assist Sales and Project Management in developing sell prices, if applicable
§ Respond to large Requests for Pricing from customers; develop and follow methodology for preparing and submitting large quotes to customers.
§ Continuously compare estimated costs to actual costs.
§ Actively participate in new technology introductions and/or implementations.
§ Communicate as required with internal customers to assist in meeting their needs
§ Work collaboratively and effectively with cross functional counterparts to complete orders, improve processes, and enhance company performance
§ Other duties as assigned