Permanent Printing Estimator

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, OtherNorthern Suburbs
Advertised By: Agency
Job Type: Full-Time
Our client, a large commercial printing business that specializes in the mass production of books, diaries, and magazines, is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced Printing Estimator to join their Company.


Efficiently and accurately calculate work estimates in line with the set costing and set standards as

per the client or customers’ requests

Ensure that work estimates are provided to the customer within the required turn-around time

Develop/maintain cost effective measures in terms of the calculations of work required

Ensure that all quotes exceeding R100 000 are signed off by the Commercial Manager

Develop/determine internal spoilage estimates

Supply and send order confirmations when required

Draft and send quote letters to the requesting customer

Inform and keep the sales representative up-to-date with the status of the work estimates

requested and inform the sales representative of any delays

Liaise with procurement in terms of material (paper) availability

Liaise with planning regarding available capacity and required delivery dates

Advise internal and external clients on the most efficient and cost effective was of producing the

required work

Be kind and courteous when dealing with clients and escalate major client concerns to the

Commercial Manager

Ensure compliance with all relevant standard operating procedures (SOPs)

Investigate any deviations from quality standards and implement actions with the Commercial

Manager to remedy these deviations.

Attend various meeting as and when required

Attend and complete all training interventions identified for the position


Grade 12 (Matric) certificate with Mathematics as a subject (passed)

Relevant NQF5 tertiary or college qualification is advantageous (in estimating or relevant)

A minimum of 1-3 years relevant estimating work experience is required

Previous experience working on an estimating program (Technique MIS experience advantageous)

To apply, please send your CV to
[email protected]

Should you not hear from us within 48 hours, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

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