Quotations Engineer

  • Job Reference: Quo 12
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2017
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Scarborough, North Yorkshire
  • Salary: £26,000 to £29,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Pension, Free Parking
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are recruiting for a Quotations Engineer on behalf of an established organisation in Scarborough, who is going through a period of expansion. This is an ideal opportunity to join a forward-thinking company with opportunity for long term progression.

The successful candidate will be working as part of a team to provide a first class service to their customers You will have excellent communication skills and an eye for detail, to provide all-round administrative support to the engineers, maintaining accurate records on all accounts and being pivotal in coordinating work with other client and member-focused teams within the company.

Main duties will include:

  • Provide quotations to clients that are technically and commercially accurate and appropriate to meet identified needs / issues.
  • Provide technical advice to other areas of the business as required
  • Work with Sales support administrators to follow up and drive conversion rates
  • Actively review assigned opportunities in order to deliver timely processing of quotations
  • Prioritise quotations according to urgency / client SLA / KPI requirements
  • Obtain quotations from sub-vendors / suppliers
  • Provide quotation to end client and clarify any queries raised in connection with submitted documentation
  • Assist with the preparation / coordination and scheduling of major service works
  • Create method statements and risk assessments as required for quoted works
  • Occasional customer/site visits to carry out site surveys
  • To contribute to the achievement of department and business KPI objectives

Person specification

    • Work within the Generator / Ups industry
    • Technical qualifications.
    • Must have relevant industry experience, an understanding of service oriented IT systems
    • Good communication skills with both internal and external customers
    • Good planning, organisational and resourcing skills
    • Experience in EFACS or equivalent management systems, and Microsoft Office
    • Knowledge of generator / UPS operations and control systems is required

The hours for this role will be Monday to Thursday 8.30am - 4.50pm and Friday 8.30am - 3.10pm. They are offering a salary paying between £26,000 and £29,000 per annum depending on experience.


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