JOB TITLE: Bid Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : East Kilbride
Job Reference : 11248AH Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Contract Posted : 09/01/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £28 - £32 per hour
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Bid Engineer (6 month contract) Great opportunity to join a global leader in electrical distribution and develop a commercial bid strategy to ensure sustainable electrical engineering projects in the future. Location:East Kilbride Salary:£28 - £32 per hour The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Bid Engineer to develop, manage and implement a commercial strategy for the bids and tendering process for an energy management company based at their offices in East Kilbride.


Job Description

Job Title:Bid Engineer (6 month contract)
Great opportunity to join a global leader in electrical distribution and develop a commercial bid strategy to ensure sustainable electrical engineering projects in the future.
Location:East Kilbride
Salary:£28 - £32 per hour

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Bid Engineer to develop, manage and implement a commercial strategy for the bids and tendering process for an energy management company based at their offices in East Kilbride. Main duties of the Bid Engineer role will include:
*targeting specific opportunities including a "bid to win" ethos for pre-engineering and pricing
*guaranteeing engineering bids are robust and sustainable and can be delivered to the client successfully
*developing an excellent understanding of the electrical distribution network
*maintaining strong relationships with the sales and delivery teams from concept through to completion
*identifying best practice and consistently analysing current processes
*heading up projects to drives changes within the bids structure where required
*ensuring customer satisfaction by resolving issues efficiently and appropriately

The Candidate
As a successful Bid Engineer applicant you must be able to demonstrate previous experience overseeing bid processes within a similar electrical or engineering organisation and have excellent engineering, switchgear and services knowledge. A HNC (or equivalent) in Engineering is essential with a degree (or equivalent) in the subject and knowledge of MV and LV being considered highly advantageous. SAP and CRM tool knowledge is also desirable and any applicant applying for the Bid Engineer position must have exemplary communication, organisation and IT skills.

The Opportunity
Our client is a world leading energy management organisation who operate in over 100 countries and are committed to their policies of sustainable development, energy efficiency and reliable outputs. Their operations within the UK cover a variety of markets and the projects a successful Bid Engineer will be working on tenders that include process automation, utility management across commercial and residential ventures, UPS, security and networks management.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11248AH


Job Keywords

engineer, switchgear, service, bid, tender, commission, ITT, PQQ, strategy, energy, electronic, electrical, MV, LV, HV, HNC, HND, SAP, bFO, pricing, survey, technical, client, customer, technology



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Engineering recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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