Edwin James Group is a national technical and process services group based in Burton Upon Trent. We are a market leader in facilities engineering, offering mechanical, electrical, energy, and process engineering solutions. Our group brand portfolio includes Parker Technical Services, Musk Process Services, and Peak Technology Solutions. At Edwin James Group, we are known for our client-focused philosophy and delivering outstanding work for our clients.


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Proposals Manager to join our team within the Peak Technology Solutions division.  As the Proposals Manager you will be responsible for collation and submission of technical tenders to a number of key clients within the Utilities sector.

Key Responsibilities
  • Be responsible for preparing and providing cost effective viable automation / electrical proposals based on customer / tender requirements by using the necessary engineering tools (e.g.: IAB)
  • Consult with our clients to get a full understanding of their specific project requirement.
  • Complete detailed site surveys
  • Review scoping documentation, URS documentation and ascertain clarification on any queries.
  • Accurately project hour estimations for all engineering tasks
  • Participate in technical meetings with our clients to ensure all requirements are met.
  • Facilitate in house technical meetings with management and engineering leads to discuss technical proposals.
  • Generate proposals and accurate costings for bespoke, complex automation solutions.
  • Source subcontractor quotations when required to achieve scope delivery.
  • Engage with the delivery teams to technically and accurately handover full proposal information.
  • Assist and lead, as necessary, framework applications.
  • Suggest and drive implementation of proposal process improvements.


Skills and Experiences
  • You will be technically competent in the following.
  • Control systems and control engineering.
  • Process knowledge.
  • PLC/HMI/SCADA/Telemetry
  • Electrical control panel design and commissioning
  • Microsoft Office – including Microsoft Project
  • CDM
  • Utilities and Infrastructure knowledge


What We Offer
  • A competitive salary and benefits package appropriate to this position
  • Development opportunities within our own inhouse training academy
  • Career development within a successful and growing business


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.


We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.




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