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Immediate need for Manufacturing Quoting Specialist!

Kelly Services

Spokane, WA
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Job Title Immediate need for Manufacturing Quoting Specialist!

Jobid US6216JG_25057383

Location: Spokane Valley, WA, 99216, USA

Description **Job Description**

Kelly Services is now hiring for a Direct Hire opportunity for a Quoting Specialist, Full Time, salaried at 60k - 80k DOE

Please review the following duties and requirements. If you feel that you are a fit, please attach your resume for IMMEDIATE consideration.

Duties and qualifications:

You will be managing quote projects, providing on-time, competitive, and accurate Material Quotes, while simultaneously developing and maintaining strong business relationships with suppliers.


- Broad & deep knowledge of plastic, metal, and/or mechanical components (including ability to find alternates), sources and their performance, pricing, and delivery channel.

- Bachelor-s Degree

- 6 + years experience in manufacturing planning, purchasing, negotiations, or supplier relations.

- 6 + years- experience utilizing MRP system.

- Ability to anticipate and interpret commodity trends accurately

- Organizational skills, with the ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously in a timely manner in a fast-paced environment.

- Excellent written and oral communication skills; must be able to write and understand routine reports, follow oral and written instructions, and speak effectively.

- Must have knowledge of use and operation of standard office equipment, and be familiar with commonly used email, Internet, word processing, databases and spreadsheets.

- Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and materials. Position continually requires demonstrated poise, tact and diplomacy.

- Must have a thorough understanding of multi-level BOMs.

- Must be able to analyze and validate material estimates.


- Deliver/present accurate and comprehensive mechanical product quotes based upon a combination of financial analysis, component/industry experience, and rational reasoning.

- Apply logic and sanity check all material and other costs. Work with quote team and other departments to update costs before routing for signatures.

- Work with Quote Team Management and Program Management to ensure customer satisfaction goals and objectives through on-time delivery of competitive, clear, concise, and valid quotes.

- Oversee the quote process throughout the entire quote lifespan.

- Able to manage multiple projects concurrently while meeting tight deadlines.

- Ensure that quote schedules are met, priorities are observed, and deviations are communicated to the business team

- Perform individual analysis of incoming quotes for accuracy, using logic and experience to resolve cost issues before entry finalization.

- Determine when projects will be completed and sign up to a commit date for delivery to the customer.

- Identify any constraints that may impede or prevent projects from being completed on time and escalate issues as necessary to Quote Team Management to ensure a successful project outcome.

- Work with Manufacturing to develop `make/buy decisions- based on the data and facts collected throughout the project.

- Keep Quote Team Management informed as issues are identified and major milestones are achieved.

- Participate in daily quote project status meetings to ensure that project remains successful and current.

- Run and analyze QAD reports

- Work with suppliers and internal stakeholders on continuous improvement initiatives.

- Leads department process improvement and training teams.

- Leads quoting activities for new and existing business in a timely manner.

- Provides direction to and mentors direct reports, if applicable, and other department personnel in support of department and company goals and objectives

Looking forward to talking with you!

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**

At KellyServices ® , we work with the best. Our clients include 95 of the Fortune100 ™ companies, and more than 70,000 hiring managers rely on Kelly annually to accessthe best talent to drive their business forward. If you only make one career connection today, connectwith Kelly.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**

As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 peoplearound the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network oftalent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.

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