I’m responsible for getting a clear understanding of what a client is looking for and drawing up a detailed quote. This involves researching materials, equipment and labour costs, gathering quotes from sub-contractors and suppliers, assessing levels of risk and pricing up software packages. I will then use this information to draw up a quote for a client. I’m also regularly involved in contributing to bids for new contracts and supporting buying activities.
I have worked in the electrical industry for my whole career, starting out as an Apprentice at ABB Ltd and working my way up to the positions of Applications Engineer and Proposals Engineer at ABB, Seward Electronic and Pentair Technical Solutions before joining the Northern Switchgear team.
My perfect day off would be a family day out with my wife, 2 children and our new Sprocker Spaniel puppy, Wilf. I would also check the scores hoping my football team, Crystal Palace, have won a game.
Anything by Dan Brown
Anywhere hot and sunny with a nice beach.
I enjoy the atmosphere in the office and working within a team who are all working towards the same goal.