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Consolidated Electrical Distributors Lighting Quotations Specialist in Syracuse, New York


Job title: Lighting Quotations Specialist

Job ID: 202284820003

Department: Syracuse - BH

Location: NY-Syracuse



We are searching for a quotations specialist to join our team! Quotations specialists work under the direction of the Sales Manger to help our sales team quote new commercial, industrial, and large multi-family residential electrical construction projects. This position is customer-facing and requires great customer service skills and attention to detail. As a quotations specialist you will communicate with vendors, customers, co-workers, etc.

Reports to: Sales Manager

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2 year technical degree or equivalent field experience

  • Strong mathematics, grammar and geometry skills

  • Working knowledge of lamps, ballast and fixtures is a must

  • Fluent with Microsoft Office Suite, especially Excel

  • Ability to write and speak English

Preferred Qualifications:


  • Multi-tasking abilities are a must

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and meet deadlines

  • Detail oriented and organized

  • Ability to work and communicate in a team atmosphere

  • Must be a self-starter

Working Conditions:

Working conditions will be standard to an office environment.

Supervisory Responsibilities: No

Essential Job Functions:

  • Interpret project specifications, plans and requirements to prepare quotations conveying price, delivery, and technical info to customers

  • Order material based on project and customer requirements,

  • Manage projects to ensure orders remain on time and per requirements,

  • Contact engineers and architects to discuss bid project requirements.

  • Act as liaison between customers and suppliers for price, delivery, service and technical product information as needed,

  • Interpret customer needs to design lighting lay-out and product specification for design & build projects,

  • Prepare operation and maintenance manuals after project completion,

  • Work closely with sales teams to strategize on project quotes

CED is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability | Veteran

Other Compensation:

The following additional compensation may be applicable for this position:

  • Profit Sharing


Benefits available for this position are:

  • Insurance - Medical, Dental, Vision Care for full-time positions

  • Disability Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Paid Sick Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Vacation