Bid Manager

Recruiter
Electus Recruitment Solutions
Location
Croydon
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum benefits package
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is a world-class manufacturer of electrical substations equipment.

They are looking to recruit an experienced Bid Manager to lead the preparation of the project tenders and secure new business for the client's power Transmission and Distribution Division.

The role responsibilities will include:

Leading a tendering team in the preparation of large and complex bids
Ensuring bids are completed on time to the highest standard.
Interfacing with potential customers to compile and monitor a list of opportunities.
Ensuring that all bids comply with corporate governance requirements.
Forecasting, monitoring and controlling allocated bid management budgets.
Reviewing and improving bid management and associated processes.
Supporting the growth of the future business by fulfilling the actions set as part of the wider business development strategy.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) with relevant experience in a similar Bid Manager role. Previous experience on similar HV substations projects would be advantageous.

You will have:

Excellent report and bid writing skills and will be a confident and articulate communicator.
Excellent organisational skills and effective time management.
A pro-active and self-motivated character with the ability to work under your own initiative to make decisions for the benefit of the company
High levels of motivation by personal achievement
Experience of managing large bids ideally in a related sector but any relevant experience will be considered
Commercial awareness with an attention to detail.
Ability to demonstrate a flexible approach to work which may involve travel and some flexible working hours.

Job Title: Bid Manager
Salary: £40-45k per annum plus generous benefits
Location: Croydon, Surrey

Key Skills: Bid Manager, Bid Management, Tenders, Bids, Substations, Power Transmission, Power Distribution.

Please note: Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for employer sponsorship.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This role is a PERMANENT position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy