JOB TITLE: Bids & Tenders Manager (3 month contract)


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : York
Job Reference : 11452AH Job Category : Science and Research
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 10/04/2015
 
Salary & Benefits : £15 - £17 per hour
 
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

Job Title:Bids & Tenders Manager (3 month contract) Location:Sand Hutton near York Salary:£17 per hour The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Bids & Tenders Manager to coordinate the bids team for a well-respected scientific institution based in Sand Hutton.


Job Description

Job Title:Bids & Tenders Manager (3 month contract)
Location:Sand Hutton near York
Salary:£17 per hour

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Bids & Tenders Manager to coordinate the bids team for a well-respected scientific institution based in Sand Hutton. Main duties of the 3 month contract will include:
*identifying and progressing appropriate government bids within the UK
*ensuring opportunities are communicated to scientists and senior management
*coordinating relevant paperwork
*developing costings to ensure to support the bids whilst ensuring the company doesn't make a loss on projects
*managing relationships with staff within UK government departments
*reporting on bid opportunities and success rates with the viewing to continuously improving conversation rates

The Candidate
As a successful Bids & Tenders Manager candidate you must be able to demonstrate either a strong background in managing a bids and tendering process or hold a science degree with post graduate research experience. An understanding of the UK government bid process and experience negotiating government contracts would be viewed as highly advantageous.

A Bids & Tenders Manager must be able to oversee a team, have excellent communication and negotiation skills. You must be tenacious and able to identify project risks ahead of time whilst having the problem solving capabilities to suggest alternatives.

The Opportunity
The client is a high respected scientific institution who are renowned globally for their outsourced services. Having recently undergone a major restructure they are looking for an interim Bids & Tenders Manager to oversee the bids team whilst a permanent candidate can be appointed.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.
Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd. Please be aware we receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials. We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you are selected for interview.

Reference: 11452AH
Closing date: 8th May 2015


Job Keywords

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

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