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Sector: Construction | Job Type: Permanent | Salary: Excellent Salary & benefits package

Bid Manager - Main Contractor - Surrey

My client is a nationwide main contractor, with a turnover c£200m.  Due to continued expansion, looking to add a expereinced Bid Manager, to a busy pre-construction department.  Responsible for winning work across sectors including; residential, education, heritage, commercial and leisure.


  • Work as part of a pre-construction team delivering high quality bids to our customers
  • Work alongside the estimators and our supply chain to ensure compliance against Employers Requirements
  • Assemble Tender programmes demonstrating to clients the build periods and construction methods
  • Review project logistics and overcoming issues
  • Look at alternative methods of construction or building materials that will assist the customer and providethe client with an advantage over competitiors.
  • Provide comprehensive quality responses to questions from clients
  • Openly look for future opportunities for the business
  • Meet with clients to reviewing upcoming works and areas in which we can assist
  • Work with other Preconstruction staff to deliver high quality bids to our clients
  • Resolve issues and problems for clients during the tender process and actively seek solutions to problems


  • Strong personal negotiating experience
  • A strong customer focus with an ability to relate to customer key objectives and develop bid winning strategy
  • A friendly, helpful, can do attitude


  • Experience of working within differing sectors and roles
  • Understanding of alternative forms of procurement including frameworks, 2 stage tenders and design and build projects
  • Detailed understanding of traditional and alternative construction methods
  • Programming and logistics (Asta and Powerpoint)
  • Personal competence in IT skills, especially Word and Excel 

If this sounds like an interesting opportunity, please forward an updated CV, for the opportunity to work with a leading contractor. Permanent role, paying good salary and full benefits package

Bid Manager - Main Contractor - Surrey

0207 609 7769


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