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Head of Tendering & Design

Salary Range:
Commensurate with role
Northampton, UK
Position Type:
Full Time
Experience Level:
Experienced Professional
Education Level:
Degree or Equivalent

The Tendering & Design Department plays a critical role in turning customer enquiries into fully costed and designed solutions for connecting electricity and gas networks to new developments.


  • Lead a team of specialist in-house engineers
  • Work with the sales and operations teams to provide technical advice and guidance
  • Ensure pricing modules, cost schedules and margins are maintained and developed
  • Maintain and develop stakeholder, customer, supplier and other party relations, including DNOs, IDNOs and IGTs


  • Proven five years’ experience in a similar field, ideally with an ICP/DNO/IDNO
  • Engineering degree or level 3/4 ONC/HNC in Electrical Engineering/Power Engineering/Gas Engineering (or equivalent)
  • Track record of working in and managing a design/tender team in a relevant sector
  • Experience of developing and reviewing tenders
  • Commercial awareness and high level of numeracy
  • The ability to develop and maintain key customer / stakeholder relationships
  • Knowledge of the IEE/IGEM Regulations and DNO Engineering Codes of Practice desirable

Please download and complete the Application Form and return it to Leslie Jaeger at Please include a covering letter with your salary expectations and explaining why you think this is the job for you and which qualities you have that will benefit Dragon IS.

Applications will not be considered without a covering letter.

Application closing date: Friday 1st December 2017

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