JOB TITLE: Bid Engineer (M&E)

Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Birmingham
Job Reference : 10917JL Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 04/08/2014
Salary & Benefits : £35000 - £45000 per annum + car, bonus, excellent benefits
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

Bid Engineer (M&E), £35-45k + car, bonus, pension, healthcare, excellent career development, Covering project sites nationwide so can be based from anywhere with good transport links.

Job Description

Bid Engineer (M&E)
£35-45k + car, bonus, pension, healthcare, excellent career progression
Covering Nationwide so can be based anywhere with good transport links.

The opportunity:

We have the requirement for a Bid Engineer (M&E) to work for in the building services group for one of the world's leading energy and electrical companies. The role has come about due to a continued increase in work load and offers an opportunity to come in improve your career and move around in to different business streams.

Overview of the role:

An experienced Bid Engineer with a good blend of Mechanical and Electrical tendering knowledge to cover a variety of projects nationwide including combined heat and power, district heating and holistic projects across sectors including commercial, healthcare, retail etc. Location is flexible due to various project sites.

Any knowledge of energy efficiency projects would be an advantage, but is not strictly essential.
This position is accountable for the preparation of sales tender and bid material. You will interpret complex customer requirements in relation to their M&E needs before producing tender submissions, presentations, and an overview of key communications throughout stages of the sales process.

*Manage and complete the tender process from initial contact to submission, negotiation and hand over to delivery teams.
*Produce, communicate and maintain detailed bid plans that demonstrate timely completion of all project activities in accordance with the tender's 'instructions to bidder'.
*Contributing to the written proposal - both in terms of content and presentation.
*Review customer requirements with relevant stakeholder to ensure the quote is technically compatible and competitive.

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in M&E tender management within a high-pressure bidding environment. You will have excellent literacy and communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to manage inputs from a variety of stakeholders, typically involving contributions from sales, operations, product teams, finance, legal and marketing to create compliant and comprehensive commercial tender responses.


*Must have a strong have a strong academic background in either mechanical / electrical / BMS
*Solid commercial experience
*Customer focused.
*Should be conversant in contract / project management.
*Computer literate
*Excellent negotiation and presentation skills.
*Looking to being a successful career for one of the UK's most established companies.

The role comes with an excellent salary and benefits package, excellent company car, bonus, pension, healthcare with the real opportunity for career progression. Covering nationwide so flexible on locations with good transport links.

Bid Engineer (M&E)

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

Job Keywords

bid, engineer, bid engineer, mechanical, electrical, tender, engineering, bms, building services, IT, Birmingham, london, manchester,

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

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