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Sales & Estimating Engineer - West Midlands

Automotive - Engineering
Ref: 1086 Date Posted: Monday 15 Jul 2019
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Sales & Estimating Engineer to join a fast-paced manufacturing environment for a Tier 1 Automotive Manufacturer supplier.  The successful candidate will possess a sound understanding of the processes and equipment associated with machining and joining techniques for tubular assemblies.  This is a full time, permanent position offering an annual salary of £35,000 - £40,000.

As a Sales & Estimating Engineer, your duties and responsibilities will include:

  • The production of accurate cost estimations
  • Identifying and establishing new business; negotiating contracts along with terms and conditions
  • Preparation of tenders, proposals and quotations
  • Provide support and technical advice to customers
  • Undertaking technical purchasing activities to ensure the most cost effective sourcing of raw materials
  • Interfacing with customers on both sales and engineering issues

To be successful as a Sales & Estimating Engineer, you will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience:

  • Previous experience within a similar role working within an Automotive or Aerospace
  • Knowledge of the processes and manufacturing techniques associated with low volume tubular assemblies
  • Experience negotiating contracts
  • Proven track record establishing new business and agreeing terms
  • A good all-round engineering knowledge
  • Qualified to a minimum of HNC level

This position is based in Oldbury, and is easily accessible from Birmingham, Dudley and West Bromwich.

If you are currently seeking a new career and believe you meet the requirements to be a successful Sales & Estimating Engineer, please apply immediately.