Proposals Engineer c£30k

Recruiter
Flow Control Engineering
Location
Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £35000/annum
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
18 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Title: Proposals Engineer
Location: Wigan
Salary: c£30k-£35k

The Company:
One of the UK leaders in the supply of pumps and pump systems.

Job Purpose:
The Proposals Engineer role offers a great opportunity to join the expanding Water Utilities team at a high level. The ideal candidate would be a pump guru and possess the desire to be known as a product champion in the handling of municipal waste water and clean water. With superior communication and organisational skills and demonstrating exceptional attention to detail, ensuring accurate selection of pumps.

It is imperative that you have prior work experience in the pump industry and that you are able to size and select the best type of pump to fit the application. Ideally qualified to degree or diploma standard in mechanical engineering or a proven track record. The position is internal and includes responsibility for formalising technical quotations, processing pump sales orders and giving technical advice, selection and support to internal and external customers and stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:
• Ensure quality of quotations.
• Make pump selections according to client specifications using technical data.
• Carry out engineering calculations.
• Deliver all aspects of quotations, solutions, technical content, technical quotes and follow up.
• Provide support to Key Account Managers.

Knowledge and Experience:
• a good Mechanical Engineering background and ideally HNC qualified or equivalent.
• Will have previous experience working as a Proposals Engineer / Internal Sales Engineer or similar in a mechanical applications environment.
• Strong product and application knowledge of pumps is essential.
• You will have the ability to interpret customer enquiries, drawings and specifications and write detailed budget proposals.
• Any experience of the water industry and pump equipment would be beneficial.

Alternative Job Titles: Internal Sales Coordinator/ Internal Sales Engineer/ Inside Sales Engineer/ In-house Sales Engineer/ Proposals Engineer/ Tendering Engineer/ Applications Engineer/ Sales Coordinate/ Sales Assistant/ Technical Sales Coordinate/ Technical Sales Engineer