Technical Proposal Engineer - Cost Estimator

Supply Chain People
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 25 days holiday + benefits
14 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Technical Proposal Engineer My client is a designer and manufacturer of pressure control devices, pressure relief vents & environmental monitoring equipment for the healthcare and fire suppression markets. They are looking for a Technical Proposal Engineer to provide speedy and accurate responses to enquiries and requests for quotes in order to maximise sales opportunities. The role Reporting to the Managing Director you will: · Develop cost estimates and proposed pricing, liaising with various departments as necessary. · Account management of key and existing accounts, building and maintaining strong relationships with key customers. · Gain an accurate understanding of requirements resulting in high levels of customer satisfaction and consistently positive feedback. · Actively monitor and improve customer KPI’s, the quotation process and communication throughout the business ensuring that operational and administrative efficiencies are achieved. · Assist with sales forecasting · Attending client sites and technical meetings if required. Preferably with an engineering qualification you will need strong written and verbal communication skills, numeracy skills and attention to detail, with a strong drive to be of service to others. Ideally you will have been working in a similar technical quoting / estimating / pricing engineering role. You will need to be able to plan your workload and take satisfaction in seeing all aspects of your work through to a satisfactory conclusion. Benefits Salary is up to £30k dependant on experience. 25 days holiday bank holidays Profit related bonus scheme (after qualifying period) This job was originally posted as