Solutions Bid Engineer
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We are currently recruiting for a Solutions Bid Engineer to work in our Energy Application Centre based in Chippenham, Wiltshire.
The purpose of the role is to produce quotations for Automation Solution and transactional products; meeting the expected service levels of customers whilst achieving and ideally exceeding quotation lead times and conversion rates.
Your responsibilities and skills:
Knowledge and experience within SCADA, Automation, Protection and RTU solutions and products, together with your sound commercial judgement and ability to estimate the potential value of an enquiry/tender and our chance of success.
An understanding of our competitor offering and up to date switchgear technology is required, together with a knowledge of tendering procedures, commercial terms and conditions
The ability to grasp a full understanding of the organisation’s manufacturing and purchasing strategy and manufacturing capability is essential and you will also need to have a broad knowledge of sales and marketing techniques and methodology.
Fully PC and Windows literate
Fantastic interpersonal skills that will further enhance the dynamic, collaborative, multi-cultural team we have working in our Chippenham site.
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