Proposals Engineer - Engineering / Technical Manufacturing

  • CME Recruitment
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • May 18, 2017
Permanent Design Engineering Manufacturing Marine / Maritime

Job Description

Experience / Qualification Required:

  • 5 years in a similar role, within in a technical industry.
  • Engineering Qualification advantageous – not essential IF experience makes up for lack of qualification

Additional Skills Required:

  • Good communication / Good at multitasking
  • Meticulous / Fast Learning
  • Technical aptitude
  • MS Office experience – Word and Excel ESSENTIAL
  • Preferable to be capable of working with AutoCAD or SolidWorks
  • Capable of working with an ERP system.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Generate Technical Proposals for Sales Staff and Group sales offices
  2. Ensure Standard Technical Specifications are up to date and correct
  3. Define costings for proposals

Routine responsibilities:

  • Work with Sales Person to confirm client requirements
  • Define technical solutions for in response to sales enquiries
  • Consult with engineering team for technical detail of existing and new products and Systems to ensure technical offer is correct.
  • Investigate OEM equipment technical and commercial information for new product proposals
  • Generate Costings for proposals.
  • Edit and customise standard technical specifications to suit customised proposals
  • Ensure Standard Technical Specifications are up to date and correct and a routine basis
  • To be loyal, committed, reliable, punctual, creative and innovative.
  • To be efficient with regards to quality of work, completion of tasks, meeting of deadlines, and in gaining on-the-job knowledge.
  • To be efficient in setting priorities, forward planning, achieving of goals, managing duties.
  • To adhere to company policies and procedures, codes and regulations according to the Conditions of Service and Quality & Safety Manuel, based off of the ISO 9001:2008 Quality System.

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