Concept are delighted to be working with this market leading organisation to hire a new Bid Manager to support their growth within the public sector marketplace. The role will be home based with travel to internal and customer sites when required.
The Bid Manager will be responsible for:
You will develop bid budgets and be responsible for leading the budget and editing/reviewing customer proposal documents
You will develop a team of subject matter specialists, including technology, business process, commercial and legal professionals and provide sales process advice & guidance when required.
Direct the bid team, providing structure and order to the bid so that deliverables produced are of the highest possible quality, working independently with limited supervision.
Facilitate the definition of the solution, utilising subject matter/sector professionals and drawing on own experience and knowledge to meet the client's requirement. Prepare a Cost of Sale model and supervise expenditure against budget so that internal costs are minimised and resources are passionate about the right opportunities.
Ensure compliance with the bid process so that bids and associated risks are properly underwritten and Business Commitment Reviews run smoothly.The ideal Bid Manager will be able to demonstrate the following:
Bid Management or similar experience, working across all stages of the entire bid process
Has worked on a variety of previous bids across service and technology solutions
Has undertaken Bid Management roles for opportunities in excess of £500K
Highly proficient in use of MS Office tools
Experienced user of project planning software e.g. MS Project
Demonstrate a sales orientation with an understanding of bid management best practiceIt would be great if you had:
Member of Bid Management professional body e.g. Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP);
Experience of Shipley bid management best practice;
Knowledge of the Public Sector market;
Experience in mentoring junior staff
Car Allowance, 25 days leave + oth
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Offerd Salary0- £15,000