Contracts Engineer / Proposals Engineer / Estimator

Recruiter
Red Acorn Recruitment Limited
Location
Bedford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1199794200
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Contracts Engineer / Proposals Engineer / Estimator Salary £35-40kBased Bedfordshire
A Contracts Engineer is required for a busy engineering company based in Bedfordshire. Working as part of a small team within a low volume / high value manufacturing environment, you will provide contract management services for the execution of customer orders from point of receipt to final, on site, acceptance.
Candidates will have had similar experience in Contracts Management with strong project management of mechanical capital equipment supply. Candidates will have experience from similar roles including Contracts Engineer, Proposals Engineer, Estimator etc.
Ideally you will have experience of NEC 3 Engineering and Construction Contracts. You will have a technical / manufacturing background with an understanding of BoMs, Material Specifications and experience of reading and interpreting technical drawings. Candidates must be commercially astute with familiarity of contract law. MSProject, Excel and Word experience are all important, as is experience of MRP/ERP systems.With key responsibilities within internal project management, key duties will include:• Managing handover from Sales Dept, communication of requirements to the organisation, setting out timelines, specification and budget expectations.• Reviewing, finalising and managing the terms of contract including variationsto scope• Oversee internal program of works through combination of formal reviews,direct action and discussion with internal heads of department and assignedproject engineers.• Monitor & report on cost, program and specification adherence identifyingvariations, risk and managing resulting actions to recover.• Act as the voice of the customer ensuring their best interests are served.• Preparation of contract documentation including Contract Data Sheet (CDS),Project Plans & O&M Manuals.• Co-ordination of delivery, installation, commissioning & training activities.
External customer management will also be a key factor of this position, acting as a contact point from order award to final, on site, acceptance.
Candidates will be required to travel to customer sites in the UK.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs