Graybar Quotations Specialist - Switchgear in Sterling, Virginia
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This position can sit in either Sterling, VA, Lanham, MD, or Baltimore, MD.
As a Quotations Specialist for Graybar in Metro-DC Area or Baltimore, you will handle the critical quotations process from the time you receive the request from the customer or sales representative to the time you submit the quote to the customer. You will communicate effectively with sales representatives, customer service, customers, and manufacturer representatives in order to secure the information you need to create your quotes. You will learn about our product lines and pricing mechanics, as well as the computer systems we use, in order to provide quotations that result in profitable sales for the company. * * Preferred Qualifications: * Knowledge of panel boards, transformers, disconnects. Knowledge of switch boards and motor control centers a big plus! * Experience with SE Advantage * * In this role you will: * Prepare cost estimates of material * Contact factories and representatives to obtain cost information * Work with sales representatives and customer service representatives * Form relationships with customers and suppliers to provide on-time and accurate quotations * Compare manufacturers’ bills of material to determine and price any differences for complete comparisons
What you bring to the table: * Experience with Excel including formulas * Customer service and communication skills * Ability to meet deadlines * 4-5 years’ experience preferred, four-year degree preferred
The Benefits of Graybar ** Graybar is a leading North American distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and a provider of supply chain management and logistics solutions. Come see why Graybar is continually ranked as a top employer across the country.
As an employee-owned company, our employees are the key to our success. We provide comprehensive benefits and opportunities for learning and development. Whether you are just starting your career or have years of experience, you will be proud to work for a thriving company with a solid foundation.
As a full-time employee of Graybar, you will have access to a wide variety of benefits & advantages. ** Benefits Include: * Medical Insurance & Prescription Drug * Dental Insurance * Vision Plan * Life insurance * Flexible Spending Accounts * Disability Benefits * Profit Sharing Plan * 401(k) Savings Plan * Paid vacation and holidays Learning & Development Opportunities: * Online e-learning courses and interactive webinars * On-the-job education and classroom training * National training conferences and networking opportunities * Educational Reimbursement Employee Ownership: * Eligible employees and qualified retirees may purchase our stock when it is offered under, and only in accordance with, our stock purchase plan
*This is your chance to grow your career with Graybar. Apply now and find out what’s next for you. *
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Title: Quotations Specialist - Switchgear