RFQ (Request for Quotation) Coordinator / Cost Estimator / Cost Engineer

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The Röchling Group, which is headquartered in Mannheim, includes a large number of locations in countries all over the world. With a workforce of several thousand employees, we manufacture our products in close proximity to our customers and markets. Our three company divisions, Industrial, Automotive and Medical, generate billions in sales every year on the European, American and Asian continents.

The Automotive division designs and engineers components and system solutions in the fields of aerodynamics, propulsion and new mobility. As part of our customer-focused and global development approach, we focus on the current challenges facing the automotive industry, including reducing environmental impact and improving customer experience.

At our Duncan, SC location we are searching for a:

RFQ (Request for Quotation) Coordinator / Cost Estimator / Cost Engineer

Your tasks:

A RFQ Coordinator is responsible for generating, tracking and communicating quoting activities for new and existing customers. Responsibilities include facilitating quoting activities, facilitating inputs, ensuring manufacturability, managing projects, and adhering to documentation within customer RFQ packages as well as company processes. Candidate should have a thorough knowledge and working background in automotive manufacturing and/or accounting, component level technician understanding and have excellent internal supplier relations skills including negotiation and follow-up.

  • Ensure continual improvement of quoting process for assigned projects.
  • Interface with Sales Team in order to obtain appropriate customer files and documents associated with RFQ request.
  • Interface with RFQ Core Team in order to analyze production requirements, capacity, cost, and customer needs to determine feasibility of a project and development plan.
  • Ensure that products are quoted accurately to support development and production implementation.
  • Process production, engineering, purchasing and quality inputs to quotes.
  • Ensure data is complete, accurate, and meets department requirements. .
  • Drive quote start, creation, and submission to sales with the appropriate Sales Manager.
  • Report on status of quotes including turnaround times,
  • Implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures.
  • May be asked to preform other duties at a lower level or higher level of proficiency or not related to this classification on occasion.

  • Each employee is responsible for the quality of his/her personal performance and how said performance impacts the environment, safety, and data security. This is applicable to the departments of development, production, management, logistics, and after market services, as well as to contact with customers and suppliers. Managers and supervisors are also responsible for the quality of his/her team's performance and how said performance impacts the environment, safety, and data security.
  • This principle of comprehensive quality management is developed and furthered through training (on the job), continuing/ extended education, as well as continued supply of information and updates, and should be exemplified by supervisors on every level.
  • Knowledge of customer specific requirements (CSR) necessary through advanced training, or work experience or a combination of the two.

Job requirements:

  • 5 years cost calculation, project management and/or accounting experience preferred
  • Bachelors in Accounting, Engineering, or technically related field or equivalent work experience

  • Automotive and injection molding manufacturing process knowledge.
  • Proficiency with computer, specifically Microsoft Office Excel.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, mulit-task and prioritize tasks with strict deadlines.
  • Good customer service/phone skills and flexibility for handling a wide range of activities.
  • Demonstrates time management skills.
  • Using logic and reasoning to offer solutions to problems.
  • Teaches others new processes and procedures.
  • Self-motivated and works well with others.

We offer

  • Primary Care Wellness Center onsite for all employees - AT NO COST (All spouses who carry Röchling health benefits have free access too)
  • Röchling Wellness Program sponsoring run/walk programs throughout the year
  • Wellness Credits - Earn up to $70/month
  • Employee Discounts at Verizon, BMW, Ford, GM and more
  • Continuous Improvement Program & Safety Awards
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Family Outings

Interested in joining our team? Please send your resume for consideration.

Andie Burleson
Director of Human Resources AM-N
 +1 864 486-0888
Röchling Automotive USA LLP
245 Parkway East
29334 Duncan
United States