Commercial Project Engineer

Recruiter
Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems Compontents and Electronics (Europe) Ltd
Location
Newcastle
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Sumitomo Wiring Systems is one of the world's biggest manufacturers of Electrical Systems, Components & Electronics for the Automotive Industry. The UK branch of Sumitomo's European Electronics Division has a vacancy for a Commercial Project Engineer, who will work as part of a small commercial team supporting mainly UK & French customers.

MAIN PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To provide engineering support within UK Commercial Team by preparing mainly cost calculations & profitability studies for new and existing business for UK and French customers, but also other related activities to support UK Business Manager & Key Account Manager throughout the quotation process & new production introduction phase.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS AND REQUIRED:

Fluent written and spoken English and the right to work permanently in the UK without sponsorship
Must have a strong sense of ownership, sense of responsibility and a commitment to do what is necessary to achieve satisfactory results in an environment which can be constantly changing
Ability to travel within UK & overseas as and when required for short periods of time
Understanding & ability to use 3D CAD would be advantage but not essential (preferably CATIA)
Honesty, reliability, integrity & ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Good communication & organisational skills
Computer literate and be especially proficient in MS Excel, Word and Powerpoint
Knowledge of APQP and TS16949 would be an advantage
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Educated to HNC or equivalent level in a relevant discipline
Comparable experience in a similar position
Should you wish to apply for this vacancy, please submit your current CV and a covering letter explaining your suitability for the role, to Tracee Findlater, HR Officer, in the UK HR Department at .