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We are looking for a Bid Manager to work for an established architectural practice that offers both national and international reach. They have an excellent reputation in the area for both the treatment of their staff and the exceptional quality of their work. This particular role is based in Bristol but will also provide bid support to their other offices.
We are looking for a self-managing team player, someone who is happy to get involved and muck in when required, who can work together with the other offices as one team.
Overview of responsibilities:
- Delivery of bids
- Bid opportunity research
- Strategic bid analysis
- Bid writing
- Team liaison
- Copy writing
- Proof reading
- Graphic capability
The ideal person would research and present bid opportunities to Directors based on their strategy. You should have proven ability to understand the market in which you are working and demonstrate how you have built up a network of contacts who will inform you of bids incoming. A forward-facing role in the industry so that all the relevant industry reps know who in the practice to talk to regarding opportunities. You will be their main liaison and point of contact on their consortium bids, be trusted by the practice to get on with the job and to build and live by a bid delivery structure under which they all effectively operate, this would include a sign off process. You would work with the regions to develop the answers and propose bids to them in line with their regional strategies. InDesign experience is extremely desirable as is a design flair.
In return, on top of your salary you will receive 24 days holiday (incl 3 for annual Xmas shut down), up to 6.5% pension contribution, up to 2 bonuses per year, healthcare plus additional benefits such as access to 1 1-1 wellbeing consultant, as well as solicitors and financial advisors to assist you with any other needs. They also put on some great social events and even offer weekly yoga at the office (optional). It is known as a fantastic place to work which is supported by extremely low staff turnover. Flexibility in hours is also available if required.
Girling Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.