The Quoting Specialist will work collaboratively with a team to develop technical proposals, costing, and quoting of new and existing parts. The incumbent will also work closely with New Product Introduction teams and Supply Chain.
Reports to: Supply Chain Manager
Location: Branford, CT
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform.
Develop quotes for existing and new products
Estimate cost for material, labor, equipment, and tooling
Obtain quotes from material and special processes
Prepare cost data for quotes
Establish and Maintain expert level of product knowledge and application
Prepare formal proposals in support of new business attainment.
Directly communicate with customers in the form of quotations, meetings, and presentations to understand and define their needs
Manage several projects at one time while adhering to proposal due dates
Participate in training as required
Define and document requirements, address technical concerns, and provide project status update
Navigate customer portals
Demonstrate proficiency in MS Excel and MS Word packages
Interpret and work from engineering data to include drawings, specifications, and models
Must be a U.S. Citizen, permanent resident alien, or otherwise able to review all export controlled technical information.
Education & Experience
Quoting/Buying for at least 2 years
Minimum of an AS degree, BS / BA preferred.
Minimum of 3 years' experience
5+ years in Aerospace industry a plus.
Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be customer oriented
Excellent communication skills, both written, and verbal
Project management experience
Background in material selection and application, (ferrous and non-ferrous metals, plastics, insulators, potting compounds) a plus
Physical Demands & Work Environment
Some light physical effort required.
Must be able to push, pull, and lift at least 15 lbs.
Sitting, standing, reaching, bending, and moving.
HarcoSemco provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees are treated equally during employment without regard to any of these characteristics. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated.
Personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Harco Laboratories, INC