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Posted: 7 days ago
Type: Permanent
Sector: Construction
Salary: £40000.00-50000.00 per annum

Bid Manager

Bristol, England

Our client, a leading Rail, Infrastructure and Engineering organisation is looking to recruit a bid manager that can manage bid opportunities and write compelling, customer focused proposals issued by it’s portfolio of clients along with responding and tendering for new client contract opportunities within Engineering, Construction and Engineering sectors across the South West of England.

Key Role Responsibilities

  • Manage the creation of compelling customer focused proposals.
  • Write compelling, competitive customer focused responces.
  • Plan and manage  bid activities to provide a methodical  approach to the bid compilation and review process.
  • Drive a bid plan for each bid opportunity.
  • Working with the business development lead, clearly set out bid team plans and actions are captured and understood.
  • Build and maintain a bid plan to identify the overall work load against time.
  • Co-ordinate the project team to ensure cost estimates are produced, collated and presented for review as per the stage gate process..
  • Manage internal bid process tools, updating and providing timely and effective reporting to line management.
  • Manage the stage gate process. 
  • Managing the bid library.

Key Skills, Knowlege and Experience

  • Ability to translate customer requirements into compelling and customer focused responses.
  • Experience of bidding in a Rail, Civils, Engineering or Costruction environment.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Competent user of software packages including Word or Adobe InDesign 
  • Experience of working with collaborative teams as part of the bid process.
  • Shipley methodology & APMP Accreditation.
  • Background in Construction, Civils, Rail.

Additional Criteria

  • Flexibility to occasionally work outside office working hours.

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