Costing & Quote Analyst

AGI

Dates

Closing: May 13, 2022

Posted: April 12, 2022

Location

Naperville, IL, USA

Job Department

Sales

To apply for this position, please send your resume to careers@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 4,000 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

The Opportunity

Costing and Quote Analyst will be responsible to ensure the costing in our quote tools is accurate to current costs.  They will also run analytics on key variables to understand future costing considerations in quoting a product/project accurately.  This position will also be responsible maintain cost update schedules and software control of quote programs.

The Team

This position will report to the Director of Quoting and Order Fulfillment and work closely with other members of the Sales Execution team.  

Responsibilities

  • Perform item cost analysis by material/part/labor/product line as required and make suggestions for quote tool updates. areas.
  • Perform variance analysis of cost driver trends to give guidance on future costing consideration adjustments in quoting.
  • Provide costing support to quoting activities
  • Assist in cost accounting reporting
  • Assist in establishing and building adherence in process documentation for quote tool cost maintenance and revision control.
  • Develop a system of communication and review of internal and external comparative costing data
  • Perform sales and margin data reports to verify accuracy of quoting process.
  • Review and analyze data from all aspects of the NA Commercial Grain and Fertilizer business.
  • Identify opportunities for synergies across AGI divisions
  • Assist with analyzing business performance and market conditions to help create cost forecasts and aid senior management in strategic decisions.
  • Maintain confidentiality pertaining to all aspects of team member and company matters.
  • Cooperate with all areas within the company
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree (four-year college or university) and/or equivalent related experience required.
  • Microsoft 365 programs especially Excel
  • Experience with ERP/MRP system
  • Experience in Material Handling, Agriculture or costing a plus.
  • Financial and statistical analytical skills
  • Basic understanding of costing and pricing concepts
  • Strong Communication Skills

 

How To Apply

Apply today! Click the Apply Today button above or email careers@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line. 

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.