Supplies Quoting Customer Rep - German speaking

Location
England, Lancashire, Preston
Salary
£20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
MNSW329694
Contact
Sandra Woodruff
Job Type
Contract
Working for a respected global leader based in Preston you will be part of their European Supply Quotation team. For this role it is essential to speak fluent German and English as you will be dealing with the German partners and the internal business development team on a daily basis. Some of your main duties will involve:

Effectively manage existing EMEA supplies sales business, ensuring appropriate engagement with the internal teams associated with this role. Ensure the correct quote gets sent first time and liaise with teams for pricing assistance if required. Maintain contact with Sales reps to ensure existing business is retained and fully support them in their role and assist them with Technical requests, pricing enquiries etc.
Review quotes for large opportunities with Product Marketing/Manufacturing & Production planning to ensure optimum costing. Ensure large value quotes are followed up in a timely manner, information recorded and supplies sales team updated accordingly.
Analyse cost reports to ensure costing and manufacturing process is correct.
Liaise with Product Management /Buyer regarding material costs, lead times etc.
Liaise with Product management regarding material range.
Perform quote and margin analysis as when required.

To perform these duties successfully, you will be required to speak fluent German and English both written and spoken. You will have a commercial background with previous experience dealing with customers on a B2B basis. A confident and articulate manner is essential along with a technical mind to understand databases and analyse information on a daily basis. Requirements for the role include:

A Level or good GCSE grade in Mathematics
*Fluent in German
*Experience: Previous job costing and analysis experience
*Accuracy and attention to detail

Initially the role will start on a 12 month contract with a view to go permanent after this period.

For more information and a more detailed job spec, please send your CV to the email provided.

Please note that we can only consider applicants who already hold a full UK work permit.

Euro London Appointments, the UK's largest independent language consultancy, is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. We aim to respond as promptly as possible to your application, however, due to the high level of CVs we receive we are only able to respond to applicants whose profile matches our client's requirements. To enquire about other vacancies please visit our website at www.eurolondon.com