Proposals Engineer

Posted 3 days ago by Omega Global Resource Solutions
Location Gloucester, Gloucestershire Job Type Permanent
Salary £34000 - £38000 per annum Sector Engineering

Job Title: Proposals Engineer
Location: Gloucester
Salary: circa £34,000-£38,000

My client, an engineering company specialising in the design and integration of bespoke equipment for the food, automotive and logistic industry is currently recruiting for an applications/proposals engineer to join them on a permanent basis.
Your responsibilities will be to develop, implement and maintain an effective proposals resource to support the sales and marketing strategy; to include relevant disciplines required in the preparation of detailed tender documentation and proposals.

Job Duties:

*Technical and commercial evaluation of sales enquiries, ensuring that all relevant information is available
*Preparation of proposal drawings using AutoCAD, tender documents and estimate sheets in accordance with the appropriate standards and customer requirements, and within agreed submission dates
*Work closely with the mechanical and controls departments within the business to prepare robust costing estimates for proposals
*Contribute and / or convene technical reviews to assess proposals or associated aspects, where required
*Work closely with the sales team and provide internal support to all sales related activities
*Maintain accurate records of all tenders submitted, including associated documentation
*Support monthly sales meetings and prepare weekly status reports of proposals activities where required
*Support spares activity through preparation of cost estimates
*Convene and / or support sales handover meetings with relevant project engineers, design draughtsmen, sales engineers and associated disciplines
*Work closely with Mechanical and Electrical Design and Projects team to identify discrepancies and issues with final costs and designs against original estimated costs; and action accordingly to prevent future reoccurrences
*Liaise closely with the senior management team and provide support to other areas of the business i.e. design, projects, manufacturing, controls, accounts, installation and commissioning
*Establish effective working rapport / partnership with key suppliers, acquiring an in-depth knowledge of their respective products and services
*Maintain a working knowledge of all relevant legislation (i.e. Health & Safety, CE certification, etc.), customer practises and associated standards
*Review and advise in respect of any specifications submitted with new tender documents or orders

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.