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Proposals Engineer

Proposals Engineer

  • Location: Thetford
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Length of Employment: Perm
  • Reference: PS2951JE
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Vacancy First Advertised: 15th Jan 2020

P+S Personnel are pleased to be working on behalf of our clients, who are currently seeking a Proposals Engineer to join their team based in Thetford on a full time, permanent basis.

The Proposals Engineer will be tasked with designing project solutions that are detailed and in-depth and are economically aligned with the expectations of clients.

• Interpret client’s enquiry documents, prepare conceptual designs and draft formal tender responses to tight, customer specified deadlines.
• Undertake ongoing technical clarifications, requested by the client, throughout the life of the tenders, and support the Sales team through to successful order placement.
• Prepare and review accurate contract handover files for the Design office.
• Attend formal bid clarification meetings locally and overseas as required.
• Obtain sub-vendor compliant quotations for bought out items.
• Producing project estimates and bill of material (BOM) for LV Switchgear, Instrument Control Panels, PLC, ESD, MCC and Motor Starters.
• Formulate accurate cost build-ups based upon international standards and project specifications such as schematics, single line diagrams and operator standards.
• Review technical and some commercial content of Purchase Orders.
• Update Company database systems based on communications and feedback received.
• Liaise and negotiate with sub suppliers, where required.
• Support the Purchasing Department in identification and development of sub suppliers
• Raise contract review on sales orders received.
• Responsible of the review and counter check of proposals and contract handovers in line with Company policies.

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