SF Recruitment are recruiting for a Bid Manager to work for a well established business in North Derbyshire. The company specialise in engineering and the ideal candidate will work directly with departmental management teams to compile tender submissions and project workbooks. Key duties and responsibilities: - Lead bids, directing and compiling contributions from the various departmental mangers and writing content to make the commercial and business case clear to the client - You will prepare compliant, compelling proposals, successfully conveying benefits - Analyse and review tender opportunities - Identify and develop Contract Opportunities in various sectors - Proactively identify new tender opportunities daily by searching relevant procurement portals including OJEU (OJEC) and forwarding them onto the company Directors - Complete and submit tenders for the various sectors / customers - Administer e-procurement site registrations, alerts and submissions. - Track all bid and tender activity and outcomes through an effective electronic recording & analysis system - Maintain a library of current & accurate corporate information for inclusion in tenders & PQQ's - Ensure that Pre-Qualification stages are completed neatly, accurately and to set deadlines and presented according to corporate standards and styles - An ability to develop and manage a PQQ & tender bid library ensuring continuous improvement of the process in maintained - Manage the updating and registering of bid opportunities for tracking and monitoring purposes and prepare and circulate weekly PQQ and Tender summaries - Ensure that post-tender client feedback is obtained & recorded - Report as needed to the Company Directors, providing up to date data on active Tender programmes - Review documents for spelling, grammar, consistency and formatting bids Skills and experience: - Educated to HNC/HND/Degree level qualification - Experience in the preparation of Tender Submissions - Experience of writing Bids and tender documents - Highly IT literate and good presentation skills - Professional demeanour and training to provide knowledge of all areas of the business - Excellent communication skills - Attention to detail - Excellent planning and organisational skills, with a focus on quality Hours - Monday to Friday (flexibility required) Salary paying up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience. You MUST be immediately available or coming to the end of your current contract to be considered for this role.