Proposals Engineer

Recruiter
North Midland Construction Public Ltd
Location
Warrington
Posted
09 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Nomenca has a unique offering, providing services from feasibility and design through to offsite fabrication, installation, construction and commissioning whilst supporting clients with operations and optimisation of assets. This means you will have the opportunity to develop solutions and see them delivered, working closely with our site teams. We are working with clients across the UK water sector helping them to solve their AMP6 challenges. So, if you're looking for a new challenge, working for a different type of organisation during a period of exciting growth, then read on about your new role.

A vacancy has arisen for a Proposals Engineer, based out of our Yorkshire Office. Reporting to the Framework Manager, you will be involved in the preparation of tenders for Mechanical / Electrical / Civil and Combined schemes, predominately in the water industry.

The main duties include the responsibility for the following:

- Reviewing enquiry documentation to fully determine and understand the conditions set out
- Lead the bid process to ensure timely production of submission documentation
- Manage tender quality documentation and tender plans
- Attend site visits and client meetings to ascertain scheme requirements
- Review commercial & technical risks for best solution(s)
- Identify potential risks and opportunities associated with the works
- Ascertain preliminary and detailed design requirements and solutions
- Prepare subcontract & materials enquiries and review subsequent quotations
- Compilation of MEICA installation prices including material, plant and labour elements
- Management of sub-contractor design and tender submissions
- Prepare accurate cost estimates for the management & design resources required to carry out the works in accordance with agreed programme & engineering requirements
- Preparation of tender quality submission documents including technical reports, provisional programmes, draft risk assessments and method statements
- Prepare the commercial tender for submission to the Client
- Prepare and present tender proposals to Clients and directors
- Negotiation with clients following submission of tenders
- Prepare and present the commercial handover documents to the contract delivery teams on secured schemes

Skills and Qualifications

Essential:

- An industry applicable ONC/HNC/B.Eng or NVQ equivalent
- Working knowledge of Microsoft packages
- Ability to be able to organise and prioritise workload
- A proactive approach
- Excellent communication skills
- A high level of diplomacy and customer focus
- A proven track record of securing profitable work within the industry

Desirable

- Commercial and contractual awareness.
- Negotiation skills.
- Working knowledge of project programming software (Microsoft Project, Primavera, etc.)
- Experience in UK Water Industry
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