Forterra Building Products is seeking a Project Coordinator for its Como, MS location.
The Project Coordinator, reporting to the Director of Logistics, will be responsible for ensuring the service after the sale and for communicating with the customer regarding their needs and capabilities.
Forterra is a leading manufacturer of pipe and products in the U.S. and Eastern Canada for a variety of water-related infrastructure applications, including water transmission, distribution and drainage. The company generated pro forma net sales of $1.5 billion in 2017. Based in Irving, Texas, Forterra employs more than 5,000 people and operates more than 88 facilities, with products available throughout the U.S. and Eastern Canada.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES & TASKS
Verbal, electronic and written communication with customers and co-workers
Coordination with Outside Sales
Review of plans and specifications
Initiating the engineering process
Preparing product layouts
Ensuring receipt/accuracy of job sheets and tax certificates
Ensuring correct use of product codes with production prior to scheduling
Communication of order information with Production and Delivery departments
Maintain strong relationships with customers
Work to resolve customer complaints
Intimate knowledge of all customer projects
Work closely with credit department
Attend weekly Coordinator/Sales Meeting
College Degree Preferred
Blueprint reading skills
Understanding of project plans and specifications
Full knowledge of product line
Excellent phone etiquette
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills
Excellent time management skills
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent computer skills
Attention to detail
Must be proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, and Oracle
BENEFITS & COMPENSATION
We know that our employees are critical to our overall success. We are dedicated to investing in their future to maintain long-term relationships for lasting commitments. We offer a comprehensive package of compensation and benefits programs which are regularly reviewed to maintain them at competitive levels.
Forterra Building Products is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V
Your salary will be commensurate with your work experience and relevant skills.
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