Graduate Proposals Engineer - Aberdeen

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Engineering
Ref: 194 Date Posted: Monday 01 Apr 2019
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Join us and work as part of a busy, fun team - where challenge, variety and personal development is all part of the package.

Balmoral Group was established in 1980 and is a privately owned company headquartered in Aberdeen, Scotland. Employing over 400 people and operating from a modern custom-built complex, the company’s products are used around the world.

Balmoral Offshore Engineering, a division of Balmoral Group, provides surface and subsurface buoyancy, insulation and elastomer products and services to the global energy, defence, subsea communications and oceanographic industries.

We are seeking a Graduate Proposals Engineers who will thrive on our dynamic environment – the successful candidate will work with and assist the proposals department personnel in the review, understanding and interpretation of client enquiries. To assist in the preparation of quotations based on the client specifications and instructions. To assist in the administration of the department databases.  The above job function is designed to lead to the development of the individual allowing advancement within Balmoral Offshore Engineering.

Main Duties:

  • Become familiar with the procedures, hardware and software systems required to carry out the main tasks.

  • Become familiar with products and their function.

  • Have the ability to identify, understand, interpret and collate customer requirements and compile compliant and alternative technical and commercial bids as required.

  • To work with the other departments on the development of tenders and associated documentation.

  • Ensure timely submission of proposals to Clients

  • Maintaining records of personal development and training.

Required qualifications & experience:

Required:         

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Quantity Surveying or similar

Desirable:        

  • Interest in marine and subsea engineering.

Good communication, organisational and negotiation skills

 

Skills/Training

           Must be an innovative thinker and commercially aware

  • Must be willing to develop interpersonal and communication skills

  • Must be computer literate particularly in Microsoft Excel and Word and Engineering software packages for which further training will be provided