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Senior Proposal Engineer

  • Location: Cirencester
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

Title: Senior Proposal Engineer

Location: Cirencester  

Salary: Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits Package

Overview:

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Proposal Engineer to support our client at their facility in Cirencester, the role will be part of the engineering team and  will specifically focus on sales proposal activity across their factory automation division.  

Job Description:

  • To support our clients planned sales growth and a specific focus across our clients sales proposals for Factory Automation Engineering.

  • This role will be part of the engineering team but will specifically focus on sales proposal activity, as a Senior position the role will require the successful person to have the ability and experience to lead other associates and to influence.

  • This role will focus on the target and focussed opportunities and will work closely with the sales team and product specialists.

  • The role will be office based with occasional travel requirements.

Person Specification

  • The suitable candidate must have the engineering skill set to handle multi product project / ETO proposals that include a degree of complexity, low value – high volume, high value – low volume.

  • Be required to be a real leader, and ability to provide a focal point for quotations, deliver to the timeline and work with other key stakeholders.

  • Will require to have basic Project Management skills and ability to multitask and parallel work across different proposals.

  • Must have good presentation and communications skills (written & verbal), both F2F and virtually.

  • Possesses a Problem Solving and Continuous Improvement mindset, looks to develop tools and processes that add value to the overall proposal process.

  • Brings positive leadership to the team and a ‘can do’ attitude.

Qualifications & Education:

  • Engineering / Engineering Sales with a supplier background.

  • Qualification in Engineering, minimum of HNC.

  • Project management or team leading experience.

  • Experience in producing high quality technical documents.

  • Good organisation and communication skills.

  • Able to work under own initiative and multi task.

  • SAP experience a benefit.

  • Microsoft Office a requirement.

  • Reports to Engineering Team Leader

If you are interested in applying for this role or would like more information please contact Lee Elwell on 01384 446 154 (Direct Line) or your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

 

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.