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Sales Quotation Specialist

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Date: Jul 26, 2022

Location: Franklin Park, IL, US, 60131

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  10204  

 

Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.

 

 

The Sales Quotation and Configurator Specialist works directly with our sales team to quote custom product or help them navigate our on line product configurator.  This position requires a deep knowledge of our custom product line to be able to answer inquiries regarding product features and benefits. This role will work closely with our Product Management and Engineering team to be the subject matter expert on Sloan’s product configurator. This sales facing role must have strong communication and organization skills.  

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Act as the first point of contact related to all custom product inquires. Coordinate the process of Sloan’s custom product line in relation to creating, analyzing, pricing and quoting based on customer requirements. This includes coordinating all required information for the preparation of final submittals, including plans, drawing and other documents to our sales team and end customers.  
  • The product configurator subject matter expect will know all aspects of the system. This role will handle investigating, analyzing and resolving configuration issues and work closely with Product Management and third-party vendors to review and recommend changes.  You will also handle system updates to pricing, components, and materials.  System training will fall under this role.   
  • You will interpret customer requirements, match products to customer specifications/drawings and ensure that the quote matches project requirements.  This includes utilizing technical knowledge to prepare quotation packages based on the product content and material type.
  • Manage the front-end entry of tickets into Design Automation.  This requires working closely with the engineering team to ensure the system enhancements are made to ensure measuring, capturing and quick drawing turn around to our customers.
  • Coordinate the new code creation process from sales. Collaborate with Master Data Management team, Product Line Managers and sales to ensure that the customers’ requirements are handled
  • Coordinate and distribute monthly report(s) related to all sink quotation activity.

 

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in a similar role with strong business and social skills
  • Plumbing industry and /or manufacturing experience desirable.
  • Advanced level skills in Microft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize multiple concurrent projects.
  • Solid organization skills
  • HIghly developed analytical skills and data management capability

 

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We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, HSA and FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, wellness programs, on-site medical staff and fitness center

 

Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion at Sloan
At Sloan, inclusion and belonging are at the core of what we do every day, and we empower and celebrate the diversity of our workforce. We encourage and value different perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, and solutions. Be your authentic self at Sloan.

 

We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world

 

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For additional company information please visit our website at www.sloan.com.

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.


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