Bid Manager

Girling Jones
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
16 Feb 2017
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading main contractor are looking to procure a Bid Manager to join their team in Bristol. Working across the residential, student accommodation, education, health care, care home and commercial sectors, projects typically will range in value from £2m - £10m across all new build and refurbishment schemes. They have an extremely healthy pipeline of work for 2017 & 2018 already secured so there is plenty of opportunity to progress within.

The region covers Wiltshire, Reading, Swansea, Bristol and Exeter and had a turnover of £60m in 2016. The Bid Manager position is due to an internal promotion and you will be working alongside the Pre-Construction team.

Your duties:

  • Assemble a bid team with the relevant knowledge and skills to prepare a winning bid
  • Follow the agreed bid management procedures and ensure they are implemented at each stage of the bid process
  • Manage the bid qualification process for new opportunities
  • Manage virtual bid teams and inputs from a variety of stakeholders, ensuring they are fully briefed and understanding the client bid requirements/key deliverables and develop a win plan for each opportunity
  • Attend feedback / debrief sessions with client on all bids.
  • Manage the clarification process with the client including making sure the bid team are kept fully up to date with clarifications/document changes etc.
  • Support teams to prepare for site visits and interviews including presentations and briefing on the team on the Bid Promises
  • Ownership of the bid programme and process from inception through to submission and thereafter where appropriate.
  • Co-ordinate tender queries/amendments, assessing impacts and advising the bid team.

The successful candidate will need to have experience working for a main contractor, ideally for 5 years minimum.

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