Contracts Engineer

Contracts Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Administration & Business Professionals

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  • Salary:

    £23000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kate Lavery

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  • Contact phone:

    0115 922 2240

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Contracts Engineer – Temporary to Permanent - Salary £25k – Nottingham

Cherry Professional are currently recruiting for a Contracts Engineer for their Nottingham based client. The role will require direct communication with established and potential customers for the promotional sale of the company products and services.

Your role as Contracts Engineer will be the evaluation, preparation and submission of tender quotations for the active supply of mechanical and electrical equipment from the current company product range incorporating external sources for goods and services when applicable.

Contracts Engineer - Responsibilities:

- To generally support and assist the Internal Sales Manager to achieve the directives set out by the Company to attain the objectives
- Evaluate and analyse customer enquiries, specifications, system calculations, providing product selection, costing data against requirements, preparation and submission of completed tenders by the required return date
- Liaise with other internal/external departments, as necessary, to obtain the required information and data to complete tender submissions.
- Computer data input, including cost line detail, marketing data, customer data, and any Framework Agreement or reporting data.
- Adhering to the margin policy for the set authorisation levels within the Tendering Section of the Internal Sales Department.
- Reviewing customer Terms and Conditions
- Preparation of quotations against all types of customer enquiries, Framework supply, including full specification and high complexity projects.
- Attending of meetings as required prior to contract award.
- Ensuring that all quotations and subsequent correspondence are copied, saved to the appropriate tender file and computer folder allocated to the enquiry enabling Area Sales Managers and Field Sales Engineers access, on a read only basis.
- Liaison with the customer, Area Sales Managers and Field Sales Engineers to obtain sufficient information to enable completion of a compliant quotation and, therefore, to maximum opportunities of receiving an order within the current margin guidelines.
- Reviewing customer orders prior to pre-transfer to a Contract to ensure details are accurate.
- Competent in the use of 3D CAD (Creo)
- Have full responsibility for the profitability on each Contract

Ideal Person:

- Desirable degree or equivalent in an Engineering related field.
- Desirable 2 years in the pump industry or 5 years in mechanical design
- Desirable skills in Mechanical design, tolerancing, project management, self-management, understanding of pump fundamentals, CAD Engineering, drafting, customer service, negotiation, knowledge of different pump types, contracting, attention to detail and ownership of own work.
- Licence/certification – Certification in any CAD software

Other roles you may have applied for: Contracts Manager, Engineering Administrator, Contracts Negotiator, Tendering Support

Cherry Professional are recruiting for this role on behalf of the client.