Consilium Recruit
Manchester, Warrington, Bolton, Stockport, Oldham
£35000 - £40000/annum + Car + Bonus (14.5%) + Private Heal
17 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An international electronic automation business with nearly 20,000 employees is looking to recruit an Application Sales Support Engineer to join its Technical Support team. The role will see you provide front line support to their Field Sales Team. The ideal candidate will hold an Engineering degree and have experience around Factory Automation.

Commutable from: Manchester, Warrington, Bolton, Stockport, Oldham

Salary: £ 35,000 - £ 40,000 p.a. + Company Car + Bonus (14.5%) + Private Healthcare

Suitable for: Applications Engineer, Technical Support Engineer, Controls Engineer

The Role

Ensure prioritisation of customer visits based on strategy.
Ensure all stakeholders are aware of the status of all support enquiries
Ensure a win/win situation by understanding all customer needs.
Using all engineering skills to develop best concepts.
Understand project risk, technical and commercial, lead reviews teams.
Ensure effective handover of projects for completion to Internal support functions
Support sales in the presentation of proposals
Visit customers independently of Sales Colleagues
Maximise opportunities by ensuring All services are known to customers
Adhere to all company processes including all development tools
Provide support as requested including Breakdowns and commissioning
Provide customer training on company products and Tools
Liaise with HQ as and when necessary.
Other duties as requested, directed, or assigned.

The Person

Ideally the candidate will be Degree qualified (1:1 or 2:1) in relevant engineering discipline
Expertise in one or more of the following is needed; Factory Automation, Product selection, troubleshooting and commissioning automation equipment
Experience in pick and place / PLC communication would be advantageous
Production of technical of sales proposals would be ideal
Knowledge and experience of SAP would be advantageous

To apply to this role please send an updated CV to James Sloane via email - (Email Removed)

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