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Print Estimator

York Commercial Ltd
25,003.61 per annum
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Role Description

We are looking for an experienced Print Estimator to contribute to the general success of YCL’s Design and Print Solutions business.

You will the first point of contact for all print related enquiries and will be required to calculate, prepare and provide accurate and timely design and print estimates and quotations based on information supplied by designers, print suppliers or the Print Production Shop Manager. Drawing on your print knowledge, you will liaise with customers to fully understand their print requirements, providing help and advice and suggesting alternative specifications where appropriate. General administrative duties are an integral part of the role.

You will have previous print industry estimating experience and experience of using Tharstern MIS. A good working knowledge of commercial lithographic and digital print processes and best practice application is essential. With excellent numeracy skills and attention to detail you will have the ability to ‘get it right first time’ in a fast paced, deadline orientated environment.  As you have regular contact with customers, excellent communication and customer care skills are also essential.

This is a full-time position for 37 hours per week. You may occasionally be required to work flexibly in order to meet the demands of the business.

The salary is £25,003.61 per annum.

Closing date: 9 February 2023

Anticipated interview dates: 13-24 February 2023

Why Should You Apply?

  • We offer 38 annual leave days, includes the public and bank holidays, and closure days over Christmas and New Year period (pro rata)
  • Car parking on premises is available and subject to competitive monthly fees
  • We provide 10% discount at on-campus Nisa retail shops (T&Cs apply)
  • We offer discounted postage services (National and International)
  • We provide concession rates to use York winning sports facilities, York Sports Village and York Sports Centre
  • We offer competitive rates at Campus Nursery and Cycle to Work Schemes
  • We offer discounted rates on local retailers and services that are exclusive to YCL

York Commercial Ltd. (YCL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the University of York. The Head Office is situated at the University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD and the Directors of YCL are appointed by the Council of the University of York. 

The University strives to be diverse and inclusive  – a place where we can ALL be ourselves.

We particularly encourage applications from people who identify as Black, Asian or from a Minority Ethnic background, who are underrepresented at the University. 

We offer family friendly, flexible working arrangements, with forums and inclusive facilities to support our staff. #EqualityatYork

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