Applications Manager - British Manufacturer

Recruiter
Mercury Hampton Ltd
Location
Willaston
Posted
19 Feb 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Applications Manager - British Manufacturer

  • Basic salary up to £35,000 - £40,000 basic, plus pension and benefits package.
  • Company Bonus Scheme
  • Office Location: commutable from Ellesmere Port, The Wirral, Chester, North Wales, Wrexham or surrounding areas.

The company are a British manufacturer of a wide variety of Process control, Gas/fluid control products and systems with applications throughout numerous industries such as; Oil & Gas, process, chemical, production, offshore and food & beverage.

Due to employee promotion the company are looking to recruit an experienced Applications Engineering team manager / commercial team leader to fill this newly created position.

This role will have responsibility over the internal applications engineering team, they are the first point of contact for customers and responsible for generating technical quotations and in some cases assisting to close the sale. For this role it is essential that we recruit someone who has a commercial mindset, you may have experience working in engineering sales, contracts engineering, estimating or be looking to move from a technical role into this field.

Day to day you can expect to be managing and mentoring a small team of 2 - 3 engineers with options to expand this as the company grows. You will also be involved in face to face and telephone discussions with customers to discuss product applications and sell the best solution, formulating quotes and estimates and providing market intelligence and statistics to the external sales team.

This is an excellent opportunity for an engineering management or commercial professional to develop a long term career in an excellent business that can facilitate constant career progression opportunities!

Candidates;

  • We are open on experience but you must have strong communication skills and a commercial mindset.
  • An engineering background (Chemical or Mechanical Degree) is advantageous but we will also consider candidate with related HNC/HND/Apprenticeship qualifications
  • The successful candidate will be eager to develop and have a sound technical mindset [product training will be provided].
  • Team player, good attention to detail and a good problem solver!
  • If this sounds like you then please apply!

Please click on the apply button or contact Jack Woodcock at Mercury Hampton directly. We aim to respond to all successful applicants within two working days.

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