About this Role:
We are searching for a confident Bid Manager to work for a Tier 1 Contractor who have a variety of live projects and have recently tendered for several more based in Swindon, London and surrounding and Surrey, Sussex and Hampshire, focussing on the rail, highways and infrastructure sectors. The successful candidate will primarily have experience of bid management or coordination of civil engineering, rail-related, highways and infrastructure projects. A Civils Contractor site background and/or Engineering qualification is highly desirable
As the Bid Manager, you will be responsible to drive and energise the bid team to achieve a successful outcome for each allocated tender. Following designated processes and best practice in place within organisation.
Keep senior management informed of development on tender and gain acceptance of key decision points.
Arrange all necessary internal meetings – Kickoff / Settlement and others identified in work winning process.
Agree Bid Budget and monitor expenditure.
Manage tender programme.
Communication management and interface with joint venture partners and key supply chain
Oversee designers Brief in conjunction with Technical Services
Manage designers where necessary to achieve optimum solutions
Involvement in appointment of specialist third parties
Participate in review of suppliers to receive tender enquiries
Work with commercial manager to understand route map to deliver margin set within business plan
Decide what queries we raise (or do not raise) in line with the tender strategy
Tender feedback and dissemination once the result is known
Handover to the project delivery team for successful tenders
About the Company/Client/Project:
The client is a Tier 1 Building & Civil Engineering Contractor. Their core focus is on delivering complex infrastructure projects but also cover engineering, mining and services extensively, with highways, rail, heavy civil engineering and infrastructure schemes forming the bulk of their workload.
Requirements including certificates and qualifications:
HND or HNC in a relevant subject or A BSc in Civil Engineering or equivalent, with recent relevant experience in a similar role.
Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK
Alltek specialise in civil engineering vacancies and is a leading recruitment consultancy in Southampton