Arrow Electronics Quote Specialist in Singapore, Singapore

Position:

Quote Specialist

Job Description:

This position is responsible for providing timely, competitive and appropriate responses on supplier quotations to internal customers; per the business requirements, suppliers' expectations, product marketing managers’ directions, organisation’s objectives, and market circumstances. Also to be involved in any Quote Services and Product Marketing business support related activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Handle request for quotations (RFQ) from Sales team.

  • Negotiate pricing support from suppliers.

  • Manage and maintain debit pricing approval (DPA) and special price request (SPR) applications.

  • Expedite local deliveries for critical incidents after Asset team initiation.

  • Request and manage sample inquiries from Sales, and other business support activities.

JOB REQUISITES

Knowledge

  • Diploma or Degree in Business, Marketing, Engineering or its equivalent.

  • At least 1 year in a technical sales/marketing role gained from the electronics or high technology industry would be preferred.

  • Fresh graduates are welcome to apply.

Skills

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Excellent communication skills, including English & country-specific language – sensitive to audience diversity, with a fair degree of tact & diplomacy

  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Skill in prioritizing requests, work, and multi-tasking

Attitude

  • Operates with a service-oriented attitude

  • Possess positive energy-levels and self-initiatives

  • Willingness to learn and share

  • Detail oriented, with a good sense for urgency

  • ‘Can do’ attitude (self-motivated)

  • A proven team player

Competency

  • Delivers Results (Drive for Results)

  • Customer Service Excellence (Customer Focus)

  • Influencing & Relationship Building (Peer Relationships)

  • Business Acumen

  • Problem Solving

  • Dealing with Ambiguity

  • Priority Setting

  • Functional/Technical Skills

Location:

Singapore

Time Type:

Full time

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