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Calculator & Cost Estimator

  • Breda, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
€3,292 - €4,730 per monthNL CD01 - Consultancy & Design

Job description

Role: Calculator

Contract Type: Full-time, One-year contract

Location: Breda (hybrid working; allowing for a mix of working in the office and at home)

Salary: € 3,292 - € 4,730 (depending on experience), plus company benefits

Role Overview:

The Calculator is part of the Technology, Consultancy & Design department at Kinly, reporting to the TC&D Manager and working closely and collaboratively with Sales, Sales Support, Project Management, Work Preparation and System Specialists.

The team operate at the cutting edge of AV/UC technologies, which means you will get the opportunity to work with the latest innovations in audio-visual and cloud solutions across a diverse project portfolio, allowing for a rich landscape for professional growth.

Working as the Calculator, you will collect and analyse all the necessary project data (e.g. High Level Design, Detail Design, functional/technical descriptions or tender documents) and working with all the various teams within Kinly you will determine the required time and the cost of this investment; and ultimately provide a realistic cost price for the realization of the project.

Key responsibilities:

As a Calculator, you monitor the operational margins that we as an organization want to achieve and so this role is key when we are engaging customers.

  • Monitor the calculations and performing calculations based on key figures and lesson learned
  • Maintain and update the key figures in the calculation program
  • Work with Bid teams to create offers related to tenders
  • Determine and identify financial risk amounts
  • Check quotations for correctness and check the bill of materials
  • Determine and appoint operational risk items and formulate this to the project leader
  • Ensure a clear demarcation of the work if necessary
  • Ensure commercial estimations from Sales is realistically translated into operational planning estimation
  • Consult with Sales to arrive at a realistic calculation
  • Evaluation of projects after delivery to revise the key figures
  • Periodically check the actual costing to improve the quality of calculations
  • Tests the results with Project Leaders to improve the calculation process
  • Has an active and advisory role in the development of costing of standards for the Product

Job requirements

Skills and experience:

  • Proven experience working as a calculator in ICT environment
  • Good knowledge of the Dutch and English language, both verbally and in writing
  • Service Provider Knowledge and experience
  • Any knowledge of SAP is an advantage

Kinly offers you:

  • An appropriate salary based on the knowledge and experience you bring;
  • 27 vacation days per year on a full-time basis;
  • Company car or mobility allowance;
  • Good pension scheme;
  • A mobile phone and laptop;
  • Flexible working hours and hybrid working;
  • A work environment where employees are central and fun is a priority

If you are selected for interview, and need any reasonable adjustments made for your interview, please let the Talent Acquisition team know, at the point of scheduling.

About Kinly

Kinly is the globally trusted AV and UCC technology advisor to world-class organisations. Our solutions drive maximum collaboration, engagement and productivity to enable a world where people can work together, from everywhere. Our people are unified by a passion for helping teams achieve their workplace communication and collaboration goals, irrespective of complexity, location or project size. We design, engineer and support audio visual and collaboration technology solutions that add real business value and deliver exceptional user experiences, every time.

Why Kinly?

We are experienced: When you join our family you’ll be part of a multi-award-winning team made up of the industry’s most innovative professionals.

We are proven: The world’s leading global businesses rely on us to deliver secure and reliable meeting experiences. Come with us on our journey.

We are independent: We partner with the world’s best AV vendors to deliver our customers unrivalled access to cutting edge technology tailored to their exact needs.

We are global: You’ll be working with alongside the world’s leading brands and supporting them on high-profile, international projects.

Equal Opportunities:

Kinly is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, gender identity, pregnancy, colour, race, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, religion or any other ‘protected characteristics. We welcome your application.