Bid Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Creative

  • Salary:

    £45,000 - £55,000

  • Contact:

    Carly McDermott

​An international, award winning, London based architecture firm are looking for a Bid Manager in a newly established position. Working with a group of dynamic architects, designers and builders they have a unique capability to combine, both in small and large projects with innovative materials and the most advanced building technology. They have experienced continuous growth and now looking for a confident Bid Manager to join them.

As Bid Manager you will be responsible for preparing proposals for prospective and existing projects, ensuring that all tender requirements have been considered to ensure that the client is positioned with the best possible chance of success. Alongside this you will be involved in estimating construction costs or substantiating that a design can be realised within a given construction budget as and when required in the tender process,


Responsibilities:

  • Develop project resourcing budgets and preliminary work plans in close collaboration with other in-house experts.

  • Manage the planning and collection of materials required for outgoing bid proposals

  • Liaise with Business Development, Project teams and the Operations team to diagnose requirements for specific RFPs, bids, new work proposals and requests for additional works.

  • Develop project resourcing budgets and preliminary work plans in close collaboration with other in-house experts.

  • Draft fee proposals, staffing plans, schedules and other various project set up related tasks.

  • Identify project specific risks and opportunities.

  • Build and maintain an overview of internal and industry benchmarks based on project type, location, size, etc.

Ideal Experience:

  • Has a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role within the architecture, property development, engineering, creative, construction or professional service industry.

  • Has experience with bids in the UK, EU, and the Middle East.

  • Has a stronginterest in architecture, construction, and the creative processes.

  • Experience of developing and optimising internal procedures, an open approach to new ways of professional collaboration.

  • Demonstrates clear and concise English written and verbal communication.

  • Strong organisational and administrative, proofreading and document production skills; adept in MS Word, Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop and IndeDesign

If you match all the above skillset and experience, please submit your CV