QUOTATIONS ENGINEER (Automotive)

Recruiter
Probe Technical Recruitment
Location
Redditch
Salary
£27,000
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
QUOTATIONS ENGINEER (AUTOMOTIVE)

PERMANENT

£27,000 + PENSION + DAY POSITION + EARLY FINISH FRIDAY

BIRMINGHAM

HIHG VOLUME PRODUCTION - AUTOMOTIVE

COMPANY:

A growing organisation in the Birmingham area, have a requirement for a Quotations Engineer to strengthen their team.

Exciting times ahead! Busy, expanding, growing, continued investment and commitment, make this a positive working environment where your future prospects would be very healthy.

DUTIES:

- Coordinate estimation activities for a busy commercial team
- Maintain quotation log
- Preparation of technical quotations in conjunction with relevant customer requirements
- Assessment of commercial and technical suitability of enquiries to the business
- Obtain quotations from suppliers
- Suggest and review opportunity for estimating improvement / modification
- Ensure estimates comply with company objectives
- Research new technologies and materials
- Work towards full product specification, including engineering drawings
- Drive productivity through reverse and value engineering opportunities

REQUIREMENTS

- We are looking for previous experience in quoting for component manufacture
- To be able to demonstrate a good understanding of mechanical engineering solutions, including material, finishes and heat treatments
- Good knowledge of prototyping, manufacturing processes and costs
- Commercial awareness, customer facing
- A gregarious character and to have the ability to deal with customers
- Computer literacy
- Professional
- Articulate