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Bid Manager - Construction & Housing

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Job Description

I am recruiting for a Bid Manager to be based in Manchester. This is a Permanent full time role, On offer is a competitive salary, company vehicle or allowance, and benefits package.

Our client is a leading provider of regeneration services in the Manchester area. The £100m turnover business designs, builds, refurbishes and maintains homes, buildings and the facilities, places and spaces that support our communities.

They specialise in working with public and private sector landowners and landlords, bringing brownfield sites into active use and breathing new life into neighbourhoods across the Manchester Region.

They are passionate about maximising the social and economic benefits wherever we work, which is why we employ local people and suppliers and work closely with our residents.

Purpose of the Role:

The main purpose of this role is to manage the process of bidding for and

securing major bid opportunities and this role is part of the Business

Development team. Develop proposals in line with company strategy and

development plans. Develop systems and capture information to aid future bids.

Key Responsibilities:

* Day to day responsibility for managing bids teams in liaison with the Managing Director / BDM
* Managing and coordinating the procurement process in liaison with the Managing Director Director / BDM
* Liaison with the appropriate internal bid team
* Liaising with regional businesses through agreed channels
* Managing internal and external relationships with bid teams and specialist advisors
* Reporting progress and issues to the Managing Director / BDM
* Integrating central resources with regional business unit resource on project specific basis
* Supporting regional business units in:

* Liaison with specialist advisors
* Production and coordination of contractor proposals
* Attendance at procurement process
* Coordination of information with partners * Production of bid programmes and action plans
* Increasing understanding of market and positions in the sector
* BDM to gain market intelligence
* Supporting the production and maintenance of a project bid budget
* Offer assistance, support and mentoring to other team members

What we are looking for:


* Industry specific knowledge
* Proven track record in the sector or similar role
* Previous experience in a similar role within a competitor
* High level of interpersonal skills
* Good at developing relationships
* Able to communicate at all levels
* Proven management skills


* Bid Submissions and Bid Preparations
* Experience as a Business Manager ideally within a similar industry
* Experience with preparing and holding presentations

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