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Bid Manager

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    £40k - 50k per year

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    Lucy Patterson

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    07973 786995

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    about 1 month ago

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Job title:  Bid Manager  

Location: West Midlands -Birmingham, Coventry, Rugby, Nuneaton, Daventry, Redditch, Tamworth, Leicester, Kettering, Northampton, Royal Leamington Spa

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable to £50,000 per annum

The company:

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to join a market leading business within the offsite construction sector.

You will be joining a people orientated business, with strong values of integrity, quality and openness and a genuine commitment to looking after their people.

The Role:

As Bid Manager, you will be an integral part of the pre-construction team and instrumental in analysing and reviewing project information as well as assisting with the development of projects from the design phase through to project handover.

You will be liaising with architects, main contractors, and relevant stakeholders and will have the opportunity to contribute positively to the successful management of Education, Commercial and Residential projects through:

  • Ensuring thorough understanding of project requirements
  • Preparation of cost plans
  • Input into design process, ensuring cost-effective solutions that meet clients’ needs are developed
  • Identifying project risks, opportunities and managing adjudication process 
  • Developing relationships with key clients to ensure effective communication through the pre-construction phase
  • Effectively communicating with the wider business regarding project requirements, ensuring thorough understanding of client requirements
  • Management of estimating team to ensure effective project modelling and adaptations

About you:

  • Previous experience in a Pre-construction or Estimating role ideally gained within a specialist subcontractor (Steel Frame, Timber Frame, Modular, Cladding, Curtain Walling, Building Envelope, Facades)
  • Proficient with AutoCAD software and Revit highly desirable
  • Competent user of MS office packages, including Excel
  • Previous experience using CRM systems highly desirable
  • Confident individual with excellent communication skills
  • Team player, able to work independently also

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker on 07973 786 995 or

Key Skills: Offsite, MMC, Modular, Steel Frame, Timber Frame, Specialist Subcontractor, Cladding, Curtain Walling, Building Envelope, Facades