Proposals Engineer

Job Title: Proposals Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 959471_1558707923
Contact Name: Paul Furlong
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2019 15:25

Job Description

My Gloucester-based client is looking for a Proposals Engineer to join their growing team. They are a leading manufacturer in their field at their state-of-the-art facility.

The successful candidate for the role of Proposals Engineer will be performing the following duties:

*Working with the Bid Manager to review RFQ documentation, capturing and understanding the customer requirements for a given project.
*Work with sales, technical and operations as needed to identify and develop engineered solutions.
*Generate detailed and accurate pricing estimates. The engineer may provide several pricing models to demonstrate how the price will change with different options.
*Highlight any costing concerns related to projected costs, materials, labour needs, and other matters in the process.
*Generate detailed technical and commercial proposals for submission to Client.
*Offer best practice/ideas to improve the tender process.

This role will have some aspects of direct customer interface and will involve the project management of successful bids, providing quotations and technical information to both sales personnel and customers during the bidding stages.

The successful candidate for the role of Proposals Engineer will have the following skills:

Highly Numerate

Qualified to a minimum of HNC in a Mechanical / Chemical / Process Engineering or other related discipline

you will also have experience of using both 2D and 3D CAD software (SolidWorks), as this is an essential tool in materials estimating. Training can be provided.

Ability to work accurately and willingness to work under pressure in order to meet deadlines are necessary.

Excellent knowledge of Excel and high attention to detail are essential.

The benefits of working for this company are:

*They offer competitive rates of pay.
*They offer job security and stability, as they have a sustainable client base.
*Potential career progression.
*They promote a positive, approachable and welcoming culture throughout the company.

For further details, please contact Paul Furlong by email on - or by phone on 01453 829 789.

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