JOB TITLE: Bid Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Manchester
Job Reference : 2250SR Job Category : Sales
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 30/03/2012
 
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £45000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Bid Manager to join a growing bid team within Manchester.


Job Description

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an experienced Bid Manager to join a growing bid team within Manchester. Main duties will involve:
* Working with the business development team to develop winning proposal strategies and content
* Generation and management of pre qualification questionnaires, formal invitation to tenders, capability statements, powerpoint presentations and pre-presentation rehearsals
* Proactive project management of complete tender process, including strategy, design, drafting, review and production
* Ensuring consistent quality of approach is implemented across a national basis and in accordance with Bid Process protocol
* Develop best visual representation of proposals and presentation for key account targets
* Proactively seek non published private tender opportunities
* Working proactively with internal teams to ensure an integrated approach is applied to all tender opportunities
* Undertaking pre-pitch client research and advising on formal/informal pitches

Previous experience of Bid Management and proposal development within professional services is essential for this role. The successful Bid Manager must be able to demonstrate excellent attention to detail, strong MS Office skills and business/proposal management experience. A degree in Marketing, CIM qualification, or equivalent, is preferred. APMP accreditation is preferred but not essential.


Job Keywords

Bid Manager; Tender; PQQ; Bids; CIM; APMP; Manchester



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Sales recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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