Job Description

REQ-00492 Assistant Project Manager - Fortiline (Open)Position Summary

The overall responsibility of this position is to support metering sales company-wide. This person will assist with metering projects from start to finish. The primary responsibilities for this position will include, but not limited to, helping create responses to RFP’s, reviewing bid documents, formalizing questions, entering bids, creating and maintaining project schedules, and overall troubleshooting.

Job Expectations

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work closely with GM, Meter Manager, Regional Sales Managers, Branch Managers, Outside Sales and Inside Sales to ensure a smooth meter sales cycle
  • Be thoroughly aware of all upcoming meter bids; maintain close communication on pending bids with all staff in addition to utilizing various Bid Data Services
  • Through frequent phone and email conversations, maintain ongoing relationships with customers
  • Have a strong understanding of municipal and project specifications
  • Have a strong understanding of procurement processes, bid scheduling, project scheduling, and Mincron. 
  • Participate in training from meter companies
  • Manage assigned meter bids to ensure Fortiline quotations are well organized, thorough, meet specifications and are price competitive
  • Create and distribute RFP responses
  • Formally respond to RFPs with written questions for any clarification
  • Create billing for meter installation on jobs obtained by Fortiline’s sales team
  • Assist with the billing interface and CIS details
  • Manage the installation process of meters by visiting customers and assisting the sales team with on-site customer calls
  • Hold on-site meetings with current customers to troubleshoot and address any project concerns
  • Familiarize and maintain accurate project scheduling
  • Enter and review purchase orders, and ensure timely shipment
  • Answer product inquiries regarding order detail, delivery and confirmation
  • Maintain a working knowledge of billing interfaces, and other technical troubleshooting
  • Work with existing sales force to ensure proper RFP procedure
  • Work closely with vendors to ensure we are receiving the best pricing and customer service
  • Ensure that Fortiline is getting any and all meter opportunities in our footprint
  • Create and maintain spreadsheets to track win/loss records within a specific territory
  • Ensure proper and effective verbal and phone communication with customers  
  • Keep order backlog and quote front log updated and accurate in Mincron
  • Create proper invoices per job requirements, and maintain records of any retainage
  • Coordinate any labor needed within project, and troubleshoot any issues
  • Play an active role in securing quick payment on all invoices.  Coordinate and respond to the Credit department on all payment issues
  • Present a professional image at all times to customers and vendors
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Experience/Skills/Abilities

  • Effective oral and written communications skills
  • Must have effective organizational skills - including strong attention to detail and ability to multi-task
  • Works well in a team environment
  • Management, leadership, customer service skills
  • Time management - understand how to prioritize and complete work within the specified timeframe
  • Excellent understanding of Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Solid relationship building skills
  • A working knowledge of Mincron - Bid entry, pricing, and order management

Work Environment & Physical Demands

  • Typical office environment - moderate noise level 

Education

  • Bachelor degree preferred. Some college plus work experience will be considered.

Time Type

Full time

At MORSCO, our commitment to excellent customer service is just part of our story.  We’re also dedicated to supporting our most valuable asset, our associates! One of the ways we do this is by offering a variety of high-quality benefits for our associates and their families.

All full-time associates are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) - plus paid holidays

Voluntary benefits:

  • Additional Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Cancer/Accident/Heart/Stroke Insurance
  • Vision Insurance

MORSCO is a leading U.S. distributor of commercial and residential plumbing, waterworks and HVAC, with showrooms across the country. Since our inception in November 2011, we've grown rapidly through a series of acquisitions and store openings. MORSCO 's family of brands consists of Morrison Supply, DeVore & Johnson, Murray Supply, Wholesale Specialties, Express Pipe & Supply, Farnsworth Wholesale, and Fortiline Waterworks. In 2018, MORSCO was acquired by The Reece Group, Australia's leading provider of plumbing, HVAC and waterworks products.

MORSCO is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer



Posted 7 Days Ago

Full time

REQ-00492

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