Posted November 23, 2022

Senior Bid Manager

  • Employer VolkerWessels
  • Location Preston
  • Salary Competitive + Excellent Benefits

The role

 

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Bid Manager to join our VolkerStevin team working from the head office in Preston.

 

The Senior Bid Manager will be responsible for tendering new civil engineering work within the UK focusing on Marine, Costal, Flood Defence and Water sectors.  The successful candidate will be part of a leadership team preparing tenders varying size from £2m to £100m overseeing the estimation, tender design, commercial, programme and quality submissions.

 

Key accountabilities

 

  • To represent the company in the delivery of tenders.
  • To mentor others in developing their skills and knowledge in bid management.
  • Review available information from PQQ / Business Development team
  • Prepare presentations and head on mid-bid presentations and post submission presentations.  Ensure customer is left with positive impression that enhances our bid status
  • Commission and manager tender designs
  • Manage tender programme and budgets resolving critical issues
  • Develop working methods, evaluate alternatives and identify winning solutions
  • Ability to develop multidisciplinary programmes
  • Present solutions to clients and senior managers
  • Pursue, builds and maintains strong relationships within the industry
  • Cultivate a strong team whilst under pressure of deadlines
  • Compare and evaluate competitive subcontractor and supplier bids

 

Skills & experience

 

  • Degree in Civil Engineering or similar
  • Excellent logical written and verbal communication skills
  • Min 5 years’ experience (site management)
  • Travel is required
  • Excellent IT skills in Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Home Office – Preston

 

Other

 

  • A competitive salary plus excellent benefits package including healthcare, pension etc.
  • Family friendly policies in place and some scope for flexible working

We believe in pushing boundaries in the pursuit of equality, diversity and inclusion. So, our teams can be comfortable that, whatever their background, VolkerWessels UK is a place where they can be themselves and thrive.

To apply online please click here.

 

About us

 

Ground, Yet Soaring

VolkerStevin is part of VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary construction and civil engineering group operating across the UK.

 

VolkerStevin is a market leader in multidisciplinary and complex, specialist and innovative solutions across the marine, water, environmental infrastructure and energy sectors. Also comprising a number of specialist divisions, we work in collaboration with other members of the VolkerWessels UK group, to offer a full and integrated range of services.

 

We have built an enviable reputation for completing quality projects and regularly secure repeat business with high profile clients and government departments.

 

We believe in pushing boundaries in the pursuit of equality, diversity and inclusion. So, our teams can be comfortable that, whatever their background, VolkerWessels UK is a place where they can be themselves and thrive.

Kelly Chapman

Kelly Chapman
Recruitment Advisor

kelly.chapman@constructionenquirer.com
07455 320 117

Grant Prior

Grant Prior
News Editor

grant.prior@constructionenquirer.com
07775 870 417

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