Job Description

Technical Purchasing/Sales Engineer

Our client is a multinational company supplying spare parts to heavy industry around the world since 1981. The company purchases spare parts from European and North American manufacturers, and sells them to customers throughout Asia, Africa, Australasia, and South America. An opportunity exists for a Purchasing and Sales Senior to join the team at our clients UK Head Office.
Technical Purchasing/Sales Engineer

| Negotiation Skills | Customer Service 
Combined purchasing and internal sales role in a fast-paced office environment. Own transport is essential to get to and from the workplace. This role would be suited to someone looking to gain valuable experience in the field of international trade.

Job Duties

Duties (to include but are not limited too):

·       Obtaining pricing from suppliers
·       Negotiating on price and terms of business
·       Preparing quotations for customers
·       Placing and handling purchase orders
·       General customer service-related duties


£35-£40k OTE DOE | Mon-Fri 8.30am – 5pm | Colchester | Bonus Scheme | 25 Days Holiday + Public Holidays | Workplace Pension | Private Healthcare after First Year of Employment

Applicant Specification

Person Specification:
·       A technical background with the ability to read drawings, understand the customer’s enquiry and quote accordingly is a necessity as the role will involve quoting non-branded products.
·       Any experience in: Gaskets, valves (actuated and manual), flame arrestors, tank treatment, failsafe equipment, metering equipment, pipes, seals or pressure/temperature gauges would be preferrable.
·       Confident 
·       Strong work ethic
·       Technical knowledge and/or other foreign language skills might be of benefit
·       Experience in a related role 


If you have been successful, we will contact you by the phone and begin taking you through our step by step recruitment process, doing our utmost to ensure the role is right for you, ascertaining your suitability in the process. This process will all be explained on initial contact.
£35-£40K OTE
Employment Terms
Working Hours
Mon-Fri 8.30am- 5.00pm
2 May, 2023

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