Your new company
At the forefront of the construction industry in Northern Ireland for over 70 years, this contractor has successfully produced a number of multi-million-pound projects across the UK and wider Europe. With a turnover in excess of £250m with over 500 employees this contractor is continuously striving to develop excellence in all aspects of building and civil engineering they have established themselves as one of the most highly regarded contractors in the industry. Due to continued growth they now require a Bid Manager to join their Civils Division.
Your new role
Reporting to the Pre-Contracts Manager, the job role holder will be actively involved in formulating the bid submission strategy and leading the bid submission team; ensuring the bid submission elements are delivered on time, to the highest quality. They will be required to work with the Business Development Team, Senior Delivery Managers and other members of the Operational and Pre-Construction Teams to embrace a continuous improvement ethos; capturing feedback, lessons learnt and the application of innovative thinking.
What you'll need to succeed
Our client is seeking an experienced and professional individual who is educated to degree level in Civil Engineering or Construction Management with an understanding of all aspects of the construction process. However, candidates without this level of education may be considered if they have suitable and sufficient experience in a Bids environment with demonstrable capabilities which have led to the award of civils contracts. You will have at least five years' experience working in a similar role, and will have proven experience of relationship building in a construction environment as well as a track record of contributing to successful bids.
What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity to join an existing Pre-Contract Team and work for a large, prestigious building and civils contractor who are award winning in relation to their commitment to training and developing their staff. As an employee, this company offers you the opportunity to expand your skills and manage the bids process for a wide variety of large scale civils projects throughout the UK and Ireland. Due to the scale of the company, you will be given the scope to push the business forward. The brand speaks for itself as a leading main contractor meaning it will be easier to create and maintain respectful, trusting and productive relationships with external customers and stakeholders. You will be given flexibility in regards to your management style allowing you to operate more effectively in an environment influenced by you. Fantastic prospects for career progression as well as a competitive basic, pension scheme and 29 days annual leave.
What you need to do now
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