Bid Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 214524
  • Date Posted: 4 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Wicksteed Leisure
  • Location: Kettering
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Sales
  • Job Type: Flexi Time
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Location: Kettering
Salary: Competitive
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full time, 8.30am – 5pm

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic & motivated Bid Coordinator.

Wicksteed Playgrounds are the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of play and Leisure equipment & have been designing; manufacturing; installing; landscaping and maintaining playgrounds since 1918.

  • Experience of bid writing preferred
  • Excellent written and presentation skills
  • Ability to work under pressure to ensure deadlines are met
  • Project co-ordination skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Confident with problem solving
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Numerate

  • Coordinate the preparation and submission of proposals and bids to meet client specifications and deadlines
  • Liaise with various departments to gather accurate information and documents for bid preparation
  • Produce high quality written and visual tender submissions
  • Compile quotations for tender submissions and other projects including sourcing pricing
  • Respond to PQQS
  • Ensure the tender specification/brief has been adhered to, making suggestions and offering cost effective solutions
  • Liaise with other departments to gather information for submissions and bid library
  • Self and peer review of submissions
  • Any other duties as directed by a manager or director

  • Attractive salary
  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday along with bank holidays
  • Bonus scheme linked to successful projects
  • Opportunity for hybrid working after training and probationary period is complete
  • Access to offers and services available through HR software and our lead trade body.
  • Potential to receive monthly rewards

From playground design and engineering to sales and installation, our comprehensive range of playground services would not be possible without the experienced and diverse team at the heart of Wicksteed.

Wicksteed is an equal opportunities employer - applicants will not be excluded on the grounds of sex, gender reassignment, pregnancy, maternity, race, marital status, disability, age, religion, belief, or sexual orientation.

You may have experience in the following: Proposal Coordinator, Tendering Specialist, Sales Support Officer, Project Support Administrator, Business Development Assistant, Construction Bid Coordinator, Playground Equipment Tendering, etc.

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