Jobs: Print Estimator – July 5, 2017


Chipping Norton, Sydney NSW


Jo-Anne Colomb



1300 663 860

Centrum Printing is a leading print solutions company offering a wide range of quality commercial printing services, promotional material and point of sale products.

We are currently seeking a highly professional and experienced Print Estimator to join our busy Chipping Norton office.

The Estimator is responsible for ensuring that all quotes sent to clients are in line with the companies’ financial expectations and that the best price possible is being negotiated for all outsourced elements of a particular job. Other duties also include improving and enhancing the company’s estimating systems increasing and streamlining efficiency. As a vital area of the company, all estimating duties need to be performed as accurately, but also as quickly possible.

An important aspect of this full time role is a thorough knowledge of imposition and finishing with proven skills in large format and commercial estimating. Your ability to handle a high volume of work and your reliability and accuracy will be an important part of being considered for this position.

Duties include:

  • Do all quotes as requested by all sales executives or clients within 24 hours of receipt of quote request. When quotes are needed more urgently, these are to be done in the time advised by the sales executive or client.
  • When sending quotes directly to a client, the relevant sales executive or customer service person needs to be copied at all times.
  • Quotes are to be done so that they fall within the financial expectations of the company directors. Directors are to be regularly updated on pricing strategy, margins etc.
  • Your position is classified as Estimator but you may be required to do other duties within the production estimation department as required.
  • Assist with the pricing aspect of all tenders done by the company.
  • Negotiate the best possible prices for all outsourced elements of any particular job.
  • Ensure all external quotes are correct and accompany an order throughout the production process.
  • Liaise with the Production Manager on all matters relating to the cost and viability of any job.
  • Establishes relationship with external suppliers to ensure cost effectiveness for Centrum.
  • Outsource the work as required.

The successful applicant will have previous estimating experience gained within the printing industry, the ability to develop rapport with internal and external customers as well as excellent organizational skills and computer package skills. Previous experience with Quote & Print estimating software essential.

If you are a team player and feel you have the relevant knowledge and experience to succeed in this challenging role then apply below. Good salary package for the right person.

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Please email your resume to Jo-Anne at or call 1300 663 860