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Bid Manager

Job Description

Bid Manager,


Swindon with 2 days home based working

Salary / Benefits:

Around £60,000 - £70000 per annum, plus car / allowance of £5,000 and package.

Company Information:

We are currently recruiting for a Bid Manager to work for a fast-paced principal Rail and Civil Engineering contractor to drive and energise the bid team to achieve a successful outcome for allocated tenders

Could also suit an experienced Civil Engineer / Project Manager interested in getting into bid management.

Seeking candidates with:

  • Previous experience of Bid / Tender management within a civils contractor site background within a relevant sector (Railway, Civil Engineering or Construction etc)
  • A strong background in the Rail/Engineering sector would be beneficial
  • Strong knowledge of the UK construction market Experience of proposals / bidding in highly regulated environments
  • Experience working for a main contractor

Although not essential it would also be advantageous if you have;

  • A degree in Civil Engineering or relevant discipline.

Role Responsibilities

  • Drive and energise the bid team to achieve a successful outcome for each allocated tender
  • Continually evaluate winning strategy and direct team and resources to focus on activities which will enhance chance of bid success
  • Agree bid budget manage tender programme.
  • Ensure all bids are produced using company approved software
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the tendering process specific to particular schemes.
  • Negotiating the optimum tender price from suppliers, wholesalers and subcontractors.
  • Participate in handover of successful bids to construction delivery team.
  • Review and plan the resource levels required to meet company tendering requirements
  • Conduct ethical and equitable business practice in line with company values

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.