​What is a Tender Planner?

The role of a Tender Planner is to support, manage and programme the pre-bid tender process. The Tender Planner with work with the managerial staff to help plan and report findings and recommend solutions.

What are the typical duties and activities for a Tender Planner?

From employer to employer the job description of a Tender Planner will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Review all tender documentation, identifying key data and sharing this with the tender team.

  • Ensure that this key information is included in the tender programme

  • Develop a construction strategy and methodology in conjunction with the tender team

  • Develop a logistics strategy for each project

Skills required to be a successful Tender Planner

To be successful as a Tender Planner, the below skills are important;

  • Influencing

  • Communication, both written and verbal

  • Attention to detail

  • Organisation

  • Management

  • Commercially aware

How can we help with your Tender Planner job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for Tender Planners across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented Tender Planners and secure the market's leading Tender Planner opportunities.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right opportunities to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

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If you are looking for a new Tender Planner opportunity, please get in touch with our specialist recruiters to discuss your situation in more detail. Alternatively you can search all of our current live jobs across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

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