Bid Manager - Rail

£55,000 - £70,000

UK / Yorkshire


Job Description

REF: 15830
Posted: 19 February 2021
Closes: 31 March 2021

My client, a long-established Civil Engineering specialist are seeking a Bid Manager with Rail experience to join their team in Leeds.

About the role

As the sole bidding professional, you will be responsible for the overall tendering for a portfolio of works, multiple projects and individual schemes. You will ensure due process is followed on all frameworks and ITT’s, coordinate tender preparation documents, prepare commercial documents and technical information, supply relevant commercial information and reports to the commercial director for review, develop client relationships and maintain regular contact with the client. Other responsibilities include managing, training and supporting the estimating team, reviewing bid content, identifying potential opportunities and the risk associated, preparing bill of quantities / schedule of rates for tender applications, preparing and submitting subcontractor enquiries, reviewing subcontractor tender submissions, monitoring contract compliance, preparing the tender programme and reviewing tender feedback to increase success rates.

About you

You will have previous experience in a similar role and come from the rail sector, this is essential. You will have knowledge and experience of commercial activities and have a proven track record of winning work. A degree within engineering would be beneficial and you must be confident using Microsoft Office. You must be a self-starter, who can manage multiple projects at once, with exceptional time management and communication skills.

How to apply

To apply for this role or to find out more information, please send a CV to Hayley Wood at Bid Recruitment / The Management Recruitment Group.

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