Bid Manager - Software

Bristol (City Centre)
£35000 - £45000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Bid Manager - Permanent - Bristol - £35,000 - £45,000 Our client delivers a wide range of software services, solutions and consultancy to their clients. Our client develops robust, real-world software and provide supporting services that create real benefit to their customers. Our client's solutions are also frequently at the core of their client's operations and therefore critical to their business. Our client has a vacancy for an experienced Bid Manager to provide entrepreneurial leadership and a specialism to manage bids and the bid process. Our client is looking for an ambitious, innovative and results driven Bid Manager. Key Responsibilities: This strategic addition will need to demonstrate the right attitude as well as the required competencies. They are looking for applicants who thrive in a dynamic environment and want to develop their career and help to shape the future of the Division. They are ideally positioned as customers, suppliers and partners across the space industry that provide the diversity. As well as opportunities for professional development, you will be joining a very experienced team with solid space knowledge. Regular social events are organised, with a network of sports clubs to help the integration of new starters and multi-faceted development teams. Skills / Experience: Proven experience or demonstrable skills in the management of a variety of bespoke software bids in a technical domain. The ability to push the boundaries and improve processes through leadership and ownership. This skill will need to be displayed prior to interview in the form of a presentation slide set (5-10 pages) that will then be presented during the interview to initiate a discussion. Experience in all aspects of bid management (process, relationship management, estimating, financial management, technical compliance). Team Management and the ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation. Exposure to contractual issues (e.g. review of contracts, contract change). Experience of creating and evaluating RFPs for issuing to potential sub-contractors as part of consortium building. Any other information e.g. dual location, special security clearance, foreign languages: Occasional travel will be required to sites in the UK and Europe. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK and able to obtain necessary security clearances. Must be flexible and willing to work out on site if necessary. Our client offers a comprehensive range of benefits including pension, life assurance and private healthcare. You will be required to hold a minimum of SC security clearance. If you do not hold an active SC clearance please familiarise yourself with the vetting process before applying. Hit the 'Apply now' button to apply and to discuss this role further. We will be delighted to hear from you (c) Copyright Datasource Computer Employment Limited 2016. This job was originally posted as