Bid Engineer

Recruiter
Ethero
Location
Coventry
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Ethero Staffing is looking for a Bid Engineer to join a successful international company in Coventry. Overall purpose of the job is to produce a tender quotation to potential customers that is both commercially and technically complaint and present this document in a well formatted and professional manner.

Role: Bid Engineer
Reporting to: Bid Manager
Location: The post is mainly UK based (Coventry) but may require short visits abroad for sales purposes
Salary: up to £30K

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

To understand the bid strategy as presented by the bid manager or Divisional Sales Manager and to create a bid documentation that reflects this strategy. To monitor and control nominated subsystems in reaching the bid strategy within timescales using the lowest cost but most technically compliant supplier solutions.

HARD SKILLS

- Commercial compliancy and responsibility for nominated subsystems I bid construction.
- Ongoing technical review of supplier`s responses.
- Ensuring that Divisional Sales and Bid Managers project bid strategy is met.
- Technical compliance of nominated supplier`s bids and Company`s Proposal.
- Supplier negotiation
- Production of sales handover pack given to Projects
- Temporary secondment to Projects to enable smooth transition from sales to projects on larger bids
- Presentation to Bid review team of technical and commercial solution proposed and decisions made
- Creation of the overview design philosophy for nominated systems /Company proposal

REQUIRED

Detailed technical design knowledge of 2 or more of the preferred sub-systems
Author technical documents and drawings
2 years experience of technical design

PREFFERED

Detailed design and knowledge of the following systems:
CCTV, PABX, PA, SDH, Radio, Microwave, Met, PDH, Satellite,
Security systems, LAN`s. WAN`s, Entertainment, Cabling and Power Supplies.

HEALTH, SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ensure that all work is carried out in accordance with Company`s policies in respect of Health and Safety, Equal Opportunities and other policies which may, from time to time, be implemented or amended.
To adhere to all employment policies and procedures detailed in the contract of employment, employee handbook and applicable work instructions.

SOFT SKILLS:

Team Participation
Meeting & Presentation Skills
Customer Interaction
Managing Change
Time Management
Procedure Adherence
Decision Making
Problem Solving
Working Flexibility

If you want to know more about the vacancy, please call Maria in Coventry Branch on [Phone number removed]
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959525058