Proposals Engineer - Rail in Wawrick, United Kingdom

Proposals Engineer - Rail

Scope of Role

  • To produce a bid quotation to potential rail sector customers that is both commercially and technically compliant and present this submission in a well formatted and professional manner.
  • To understand the bid strategy as presented by the Bid Manager and create bid documentation that reflects this strategy.
  • To create and populate a comprehensive cost model, based on the technical information provided by the customer and transposition of priced solution from internal model into customer’s pricing model.

Accountable for:

  • Manage and record all incoming enquiries with regards to rail and ensure that all bids are prepared in a professional and timely manner and in accordance with the customer’s requirements.
  • Co-ordinate all technical aspects of the estimation and bid creation process ensuring they are delivered on time and to specification.
  • Co-ordinate any inputs with engineering and ensure the technical content reflects the requirements of the customer.
  • Proactive communication and collaboration with the procurement team to engage with third party suppliers in a timely manner.
  • Creation of cost model templates tailored to reflect rail orientated customer requirements.
  • Ownership of internal costing model to ensure easy transposition into customer pricing model.
  • Complete Pre -Qualification Questionnaires where required.
  • Provide technical review and input of supplier’s responses.
  • Ensuring that the project bid strategy is met from a technical and commercial perspective.
  • Presentation to Bid review team of technical solution proposed and commercial decisions made.
  • Track and record the progress of proposals after they have been issued and respond to any technical and commercial clarifications.
  • Production of commercial handover pack given to Projects.
  • Arrange post bid reviews to apply learning and continuous improvement philosophy.

The duties outlined above are not intended to be exhaustive.

Key performance indicators:

  • Customer feedback – in regard to bids submitted.
  • Quality of Bids – Margin, accuracy, timescales
  • Number of bids won/lost.
  • Team outputs and engagement.

Person Specification

Essential

  • Strong technical experience of working within the rail infrastructure sector and how projects are managed and delivered.
  • Ability to interpret customers’ requirements from engineering drawings and design specification documents.
  • Commercial awareness and the ability to build and support cost estimates associated with rail infrastructure.
  • Working understanding of NEC Form of Contracts
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft suite of applications
  • Excellent communication skill both oral and written.
  • Pro-active individual who can work to challenging deadlines.

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Network Rail standards and practices.

Education & Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in a relevant discipline.

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