Estimator / Proposals Engineer
Applied Power Engineering is a leading specialist in Power Generation Control Systems.
We currently have a vacancy for an experienced Estimator to manage enquiries, develop quotations and handle tenders.
To be successful, you will have a strong electrical engineering background, preferably with a good understanding of power generation and control systems.
Experience of installing generators or other site experience will be an advantage.
You will be used to studying proposals and tender documents and accurately identifying all cost elements to develop a competitive quotation.
Duties will include:
Dealing with enquiries in a timely manner
Liaising with colleagues and customers to accurately understand the customer requirements and the parameters of the proposal
Liaising with 3rd parties to obtain and collate quotations
Accurately identifying all cost elements including time, labour and materials
Collating information and preparing accurate, competitive and profitable quotations
You will be used to working at a fast pace with tight timescales whilst maintaining accuracy and attention to detail. You will be able to communicate effectively with customers and colleagues, both verbally and in writing. You will have strong mathematical and analytical skills and an eye for detail. A good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is essential.
Competitive salary commensurate with experience.