Costing engineer

  • Category
    Engineering - Electrical
  • Location
    Prestwick, South Ayrshire
  • External Reference
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Spring recruitment are currently working with an Engineering client In Ayrshire who are looking for a costing Engineer.
Our client is a leading supplier of electrical and electronic products to the mining, energy, industrial and utilities sectors. They provide superior products and services to all their market sectors including surface and underground mining, tunnelling, power distribution, energy, oil and gas, petroleum, industrial, infrastructure, water and electricity.
The Costing Engineer is responsible for all aspects of enquiries for capital and spares equipment under guidance from the Sales Manager and assisting to oversee other contracts within the department.
They will be required to maintain a close long-term relationship with existing customers through development and growth.
The role holder is also responsible for adhering to all company policies & procedures ensuring that compliance to these standards is achieved at all times.

* Deal with customer standard requirements i.e. Price requests, RFQ'S, technical clarifications and after sales service.
* Produce detailed commercial bids including technical, contractual, costing and pricing information
* Support the drive for improvement in profitability through commercial and innovative thinking.
* Maintaining detailed and accurate records of all bids/contracts including action logs, variations and timing plans
* Working alongside / Supporting Sales Team to develop new business
* Minimise the Company's exposure to commercial and legal risk by ensuring the best possible contractual terms and conditions, payment terms.
* Liaise with key suppliers & Sub contractors
* Completion of Pre-qualification questionnaire documents and Tenders
* Carry out other reasonable duties as requested

* Degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
* Experience of LV and MV Electrical panels & Switchgear
* Experience of project-based organisations
* Proven experience in a similar role
* Strong ENGLISH Writing ability
* High attention to detail
* MRP / ERP experience
* Proficient in using IT systems, including Microsoft Office
* High attention to detail with strong organisational skills
* Pro-active attitude and problem resolution

* Hours 37 per week
* Pension Stake holder
* Based in Prestwick office

Spring Engineering Solutions (a trading name of Roevin Management Services Limited) acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Spring Engineering Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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