Proposal Coordinator

Requisition ID:  39104
Business Unit:  Training Systems Atlanta (3300)
Location: 

GA, United States, 30024

MTSI is a global leader in Live Fire and Virtual training equipment. MTSI currently has ~400 employees in 7 countries - US, UK, Australia, Canada, Singapore, Holland, and UAE, performing sales and service activities with a majority of employees located in Suwanee, GA. Most of the production and engineering is performed in Suwanee.

 

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 11,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East.

Job Designation

Meggitt Training Systems Inc. (MTSI) is seeking a Proposal Coordinator to join our growing firearms training business.  MTSI is the leader in development, manufacturing and fielding of high tech firearms simulation systems and live fire targetry ranges for military, law enforcement and security agencies all over the world.

 

The Proposal Coordinator will have the responsibility of coordinating the preparation of quotes and proposals in response to Sales requests. The ability to meet deadlines, a commitment to teamwork, and detailed follow-through will be the key to success in this role. The Proposal Coordinator will work with key individuals at various levels and functions across the organization.

 

MTSI is a global leader in Live Fire and Virtual training equipment. MTSI currently has ~400 employees in 6 countries--US, UK, Australia, Canada, Singapore, and Holland--performing sales and service activities with a majority of the employees located in Suwanee, GA.  Most of the production and engineering is performed in Suwanee.

 

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Exercise full responsibility and authority for managing quote/proposal efforts ranging from simple catalog product quotes to small proposals.
  • Coordinate efforts with assigned lead personnel from the various departments across the company to ensure all timelines are met.
  • Ensure quotes/proposals are in accordance with company policy and customer-specified instructions.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned.

 

Job Specifications

Education:  Bachelor degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations

Years' Experience:  3-5 years of proposal management experience

Skills:

  • Proven ability to plan and manage quotes and small-size proposal efforts
  • Proven ability to analyze, understand and translate Request for Quotations (RFQs) and general sales requests into plans that the team can execute
  • Proven ability to plan and coordinate write-ups based on MTSI quote and proposal templates and some custom write-ups as needed to augment the templates.  Includes review and edit of documents, formatting, production and submitting of the final proposals/quotes
  • Proven ability to plan and coordinate team cost and pricing efforts
  • Advanced skills in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Ability to engage and motivate a diverse group of personnel from various organizations
  • Outstanding communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Exceptional facilitation and organization skills are required
  • Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines, and manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Professional demeanor and ability to work with all levels within an organization

 

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-855-474-7665 or HRISon@meggitt.com.

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